365 Day Chesapeake Bay & Coastal Sport Charter Boat License Details


365 Day Chesapeake Bay & Coastal Sport Charter Boat License

General Info - Statewide License


Licenses recreational fishermen on a charter boat operated by a licensed fishing guide in the tidal waters of the state of Maryland.

Fee for charter boats licensed to guide 6 or fewer customers is $240. Fee for charter boats licensed to guide 7 or more customers is $290.


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    Approval time

  • $240.00 - $290.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the License

Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. Must be a commercially licensed Fishing Guide.

  2. Please identify which service center is applicable to mail in your application using DNR's Licensing & Registration Service Centers Link

Apply for the License

Agency/Contact

License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Natural Resources Service Centers dnr.maryland.gov/Pages/service_centers.aspx

Contact Information

Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Department of Natural Resources Service Centers the legal authority to issue this approval?

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