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 2015 Commercial BFT Landings
As of November 18, 2015, preliminary commercial landings for the 2015 fishing year are as follows: More ...
NMFS Transfers 100 mt to the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category for the End of 2015
NMFS Transfers 100 mt to the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category for the End of 2015. The adjusted General category quota is 566.7 mt for 2015. More ...
General category open; 4-fish Limit for September-December
NMFS maintains the current General category (commercial handgear) daily retention limit of 4 large medium or giant (73" or greater curved fork length) bluefin. More ...View details »