Coastal Line Fishery licensing varies according to where you will fish. Within the western zone it is quota based, and proof of purchase of quota is required before you can commence fishing in the zone. This licence is transferrable.
Coastal Net Fishery licences are not transferrable, and only licence holders under previous legislation are able to hold a licence.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
Annual (expires 30 June).
$1,180 licence fee (Coastal Line) $1260 (Coastal Net), plus NT Fishing Council Levy (please confirm with Council on application); or
$260 transfer fee.
cash, credit card / EFTPOS, cheque or money order.
Fisheries Act 1988 (Northern Territory)
Fisheries Regulations 1992 (Northern Territory)
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