NMFS Permit Shop
Welcome to the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) online Permit Shop, where you can buy and renew federal permits for Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (tunas, billfishes, swordfish, and sharks), update permit information, and report landings of bluefin tuna, blue marlin, white marlin, roundscale spearfish, sailfish, and swordfish.
Preliminary 2018 Commercial BFT Landings
As of July 17, 2018, preliminary commercial landings for the 2018 fishing year are as follows: More ...
Swordfish Retention Limit Adjustment
Swordfish retention limit adjustment for the General Commercial Swordfish permit More ...
June-August General category period opened June 1; starting at 3 fish
The General category (commercial handgear) daily retention limit for June through August 2018 will begin at 3 large medium or giant bluefin (73" or greater curved fork length). More ...View details »