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.

Permits

permit

Purchase or renew an HMS permit

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Fish Reporting

catch report

Report the catch and landings of bluefin tuna, swordfish, and billfishes

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Tournaments

tournaments

Register an HMS tournament

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What's New

Preliminary 2019 Commercial BFT Landings

As of August 20, 2019, preliminary commercial landings for the 2019 fishing year are as follows: More ...

General Category closes August 9, 2019 at 11:30 p.m.

General Category closes August 9, 2019 at 11:30 p.m. More ...

Harpoon Category Closure Effective August 8, 2019 at 11:30 P.M.

Harpoon Category Closure Effective August 8, 2019 at 11:30 P.M. More ...

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