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Notice: Anglian Pass for 2024


For consideration when renewing your Anglian Pass for 2024. Please note that an emergency closure is currently in effect at Salters Lode Lock due to siltation issues within the Great Ouse Tidal River between Salters Lode and Denver Locks. For details, refer to the MLC emergency closure notice.


MLC emergency closure notice


Until the siltation matter is resolved, you may not be able to fully utilize your Anglian Pass. However, visits between the Great Ouse and Cam, as well as visits between the Nene and Middle Level, remain possible. For details,  please refer to the EA Navigation notices on this website.

Anglian Pass Application Form (01 April 2024 to 31 March 2025)

The Anglian Pass allows unrestricted visitor access to the navigations of the Environment Agency, the Middle Level Commissioners and Conservators of the River Cam for one year starting the 01 April to the following 31 March.  The Anglian Pass is only available for powered boats that have a valid annual vessel registration/licence with the Environment Agency (including a Gold Licence obtained through the Canal & River Trust), Middle Level Commissioners or Conservators of the River Cam based on your home/permanent mooring. 


You must ensure you have a valid annual vessel registration/licence for the term of the Pass, or your Pass may be revoked, and your vessel will therefore be considered unregistered.  For example, Gold Licence holders must renew their annual registration in January for the Pass to be valid to the end of March.  


Anglian Pass charges for this season are:


Please note if any information is missing or unreadable, we may not be able to process your application.

Alternatively, if you already hold a full annual Environment Agency Waterways vessel registration for Anglian Waterways, or have previously purchased an Anglian Pass, you can call us and pay by credit/debit card. We will email confirmation the same day.

1. Vessel/boat information

(As provided by the navigation authority you obtain your annual registration/licence from)

2. Location Information

Navigation Authority annual vessel registration/licence is held with:

3. Applicant Details

4. Payment

I agree I will pay any additional amount which may be due if an incorrect payment has been made.

Once we receive your application, we will contact you to take payment over the phone by credit or debit card. Please do not include your credit or debit card details on this form. If you wish to pay by cheque or postal order, you will need to download, complete and post an application form, including your cheque or postal order.


*Cheques should be made payable to ‘ENVIRONMENT AGENCY’ and the reverse of the cheque should state ‘ANGLIAN PASS’ and your vessel registration number.

5. Declarations and signatures

By signing this application, I declare that the information in this application is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I also declare I have read, understood and agree to the declarations made throughout the application. I also declare I have read and understand the terms of the Anglian Pass Privacy Notice.

Signed on behalf of the owner and in accordance with their specific authorisation to act as Agent for this purpose. In case of a company, firm, partnership or organisation, please state status or authority to sign.

We aim to process your application as quickly as possible. However, at busy times, it can take up to 10 working days from the day of receipt. For postal applications, please also allow 2-3 days for delivery.

Thank you - your application has been submitted successfully.

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