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Marine Fisheries - Commercial Fishing License Information

Marine Fisheries

Commercial Fishing License
Application Information and Instructions

Please note: Commercial license fees will increase for the 2014-2015 season.

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Commercial Fishing License System
Visit this page for a comprehensive listing of the various commercial fishing licenses

Commercial Fishing License Frequently-Asked Questions
A summary of applicable rules to assist fishermen

Commercial License Application Instructions
(Read this before applying)

License and Permit Fees

Application Form for Issuable Permits

Land or Sell License Application

Atlantic Ocean Striped Bass Commercial Gear Permit Application

Block of Ten 10-Day Coastal Recreational Fishing Licenses (CRFL) Application

Coastal Recreational Fishing License Exemption

Recreational Fishing Tournament License

Commercial Fishing Vessel Registration (CFVR) Application

Shellfish License Application

Eligibility Pool Application

Standard (SCFL) or Retired (RSCFL) Commercial Fishing License RENEWAL Application Instructions

Fish Dealer License Application

Standard (SCFL) or Retired (RSCFL) Commercial Fishing License TRANSFER Application Instructions

For-Hire Vessel Coastal Recreational Fishing License Retired Standard Commercial Fishing License (RSCFL) CONVERT to Standard Fishing License (SCFL) Instructions
For-Hire Captain's Coastal Recreational Fishing License

Estuarine Gill Net Permit Application Packet

Shellfish Leases

 

Shellfish Lease Application Package

 
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries • 3441 Arendell Street • Morehead City, NC 28557 • 252-726-7021 or 800-682-2632

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