Northeast Skate Complex Permit
|Permit Category||Type||Description||Permits Issued in 2017||Number of Permits in Confirmation of Permit History*|
|Category 1||Commercial||Vessel that fishes for, catches, possesses, transports, lands, sells, or trades skates||1,948||Not Applicable|
Control Date: July 30, 2009 (for the skate bait fishery)
Commercial Operator Permit: Operator cards are required for any operator of a charter/party boat or a commercial vessel (including carrier and processor vessels) issued a vessel permit from the Greater Atlantic Region and fishing for or in possession of fish.
Commercial Dealer/Processor Permit: Skates may only be sold to persons possessing a valid Federal skate dealer permit.
How to Obtain a Federal Fishing Permit: Anyone with a valid vessel operator’s permit can obtain a federal skate permit.
Species Covered By This Permit
- Northeast Skate Complex
How to Apply
What Happens After You Submit
After we process an online permit application, you will need to print your permit from your Fish Online account. We will not be mailing paper permits back to you once your permit has been issued.