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 February 22, 2018, preliminary commercial landings for the 2018 fishing year are as follows: More ...
2018 Recreational Atlantic Tunas Retention Limits
The 2018 recreational retention limits for bluefin tuna and the BAYS tunas (bigeye, albacore, yellowfin, and skipjack) are as follows: More ...
Atlantic bluefin tuna: General category limit & transfer for January 2018 subquota period
NMFS Transfers 14.3 mt from the General category December 2018 Subquota Period to the January 2018 Subquota Period; Daily Retention Limit for January 2018 Subquota Period is One Fish. More ...View details »