NOAA Fisheries is issuing a public notice because it has come to our attention that there is a fraudulent website claiming that it processes both State and Federal permits. The website is: https://commercialfishingpermits.us/
This website is in no way affiliated with NOAA or any State. Please do not use this website to apply for a State or Federal fishery permit. For more information on Greater Atlantic region fishing permits please visit our Resources for Fishing website.
Please contact the Permits Office if you have any questions or need help with your permits. You can reach permits staff at NMFS.GAR.Permits@noaa.