Indigenous fishing permit - Queensland


As an Indigenous person you can apply for this permit to facilitate entry into commercial fisheries.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


No fee applies for this permit.

Act(s) name

Fisheries Act 1994 QLD

Regulation(s) name

Fisheries Regulation 2008 QLD

Application process

Contact the agency prior to applying for this permit to find out about the information required for the application.

Application can be made by submitting a completed application for an Indigenous fishing permit application with the attachment requested in the form.

Transfer process

You cannot transfer this permit.

Administering agency

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Fisheries Queensland

Licensing and Fisheries Information

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Customer Service Centre

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries

Phone: 07 3404 6999
Phone: 13 25 23
Website: Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Customer Service Centre (Opens in new window)