Sales agents coastal recreational fishing licenses are available for purchase from any wrc license agent online by phone and and any division of marine fisheries office. North carolina coastal recreational fishing license types and fees.
Recreational commercial gear license.
Nc recreational fishing license. 1 2007 any person 16 and older who wants to fish recreationally in any water designated as coastal and joint waters of north carolina must purchase a coastal recreational fishing license crfl. Locate contact information for state agencies employees hotlines local offices and more. The north carolina wildlife resources commission offers various licenses and permits that authorize regulated activities such as hunting fishing and trapping.
Coastal recreational fishing license. Coastal recreational fishing licenses are also available at many tackle shops and sporting goods stores. North carolina wildlife resources commission.
By purchasing a license or permit you help sustain north carolina s wildlife heritage and safeguard the future of fish and wildlife in north carolina for generations to come. Recreational size and creel limits mobile device format. Visit one of the offices of the division of marine fisheries to purchase a license in person.
The recreational commercial gear license is an annual license that allows recreational fishermen to use limited amounts of commercial gear to harvest seafood for their personal consumption. North carolina s coastal recreational fishing license crfl administered by the division of marine fisheries dmf is effective jan. Buy a coastal recreational fishing license.
As of january 1 2007 any individuals 16 years or older who want to recreationally finfish in any water designated as coastal or joint waters of north carolina must purchase a nc coastal recreational fishing license crfl. For hire pier and 10 ten licenses are available only at division of marine fisheries offices. Seafood harvested under this license cannot be sold.
As of january 1 2007 any individuals 16 years or older who want to recreationally finfish in any water designated as coastal or joint waters of north carolina must purchase a nc coastal recreational fishing license crfl. Commercial recreational and for hire fishing licenses. Fishermen using this license must follow the regulations for recreational size and possession limits.
This license can be purchased on a 10 day annual or lifetime basis or combined with a variety of licenses issued by the wildlife resources commission wrc. Persons engaged in recreational fishing in north carolina coastal waters are required to possess a coastal recreational fishing license in accordance with g s. General assembly passed legislation in 2004 to create a saltwater license and governor mike easley signed it into law in 2005.