Seafood Landing License
General Info - Statewide License
May land fish caught in out-of-state tidal waters without a Maryland harvester’s license or registration
Only required if the harvester does not hold a Maryland commercial tidal fish license. Only required if the harvester is landing fish in Maryland that were caught in another jurisdiction (i.e. Virginia, Delaware, Potomac River Fisheries Commission, or federal waters).
Apply for the License
Download the application .PDF file
Maintaining Your License
Renewal and maintenance -
Maintaining your License (aka Related forms/requirements to maintain License/stay in good standing)
Must renew every year. Regular renewal period is August 1 - August 31.
What laws and regulations give Department of Natural Resources the legal authority to issue this approval?
Natural Resources Article, 4-701, Annotated Code of Maryland