New York Saltwater FISHING REGISTRATION...It's FREE and it's the law..Sign up NOW!!!

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New York Sallwater FISHING REGISTRATION. . . (631) 654-2311   

If you are saltwater recreational fishing; you need to register.    This is a FREE registry.   Please be sure to follow all laws and regulations in the waters in which you are fishing. 

Anglers will need to provide their name, date of birth, address and telephone number, and will receive a registration number that will allow them to begin fishing immediately.  Exceptions include anglers who are under the age of 16.

Who Needs to Register

Anglers age 16 and older need to register if they are:

  1. Fishing in the Marine and Coastal District, which includes all the waters of the Atlantic Ocean within three miles from the coast, and all other tidal waters within the state, including the Hudson River up to the Tappan Zee Bridge.

  2. Fishing any water, such as the Hudson River, Delaware River, or Mohawk River and their tributaries, for "migratory fish from the sea" such as striped bass, hickory shad, blueback herring, alewife.

Click the link below to register online:

We issue Licenses at the shop:

265 W. Main St
Patchogue NY 11772
(631) 654-2311

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