Pond Stocking in Private Ponds Details

Pond Stocking in Private Ponds

General Info - Statewide Permit

Regulates the species of fish permitted to enter the state, and requires suppliers to provide fish health information about their stocks to be approved.

  • $0.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the Permit

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

  1. Must be land owner or manager applying

Apply for the Permit


Permit Issuer - Information

Who issues the permit?

Department of Natural Resources

Contact Information

Legislative & Regulatory Review Permit Coordinator

Email: pond.dnr@maryland.gov

Tel: (410) 260-8317 / Fax: (410) 260-8279

Work hours:


Why the Permit is required?

Manage aquatic resource introductions

Legal Authority

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