Permits in this section are for activities not covered under Maryland commercial or recreational fishing licenses or permits. These include permits for individuals stocking fish in private ponds in Maryland, permits that support in-school programs with aquatic species, and collections of aquatic organisms for scientific and educational purposes and/or display.
Permit applications for businesses, including operating a fee-fishing lake, importing fish for pond stocking, and certain bait requirements for retailers may be found here.
Click the links below to reach the required permit pages:
580 Taylor Ave., Annapolis MD 21401
Call toll-free in *Maryland* at 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)
Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)