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 2020 Commercial BFT Landings

As of January 24, 2020, preliminary commercial landings for the 2020 fishing year are as follows: More ...

Preliminary 2019 Commercial BFT Landings

As of January 22, 2020, preliminary commercial landings for the 2019 fishing year are as follows: More ...

Atlantic bluefin tuna: General category transfer for January 2020 subquota period; 1-fish limit

NMFS Transfers 19.5 mt from the General category December 2020 Subquota Period to the January 2020 Subquota Period; Daily Retention Limit for January 2020 Subquota Period is One Fish More ...

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