North Carolina offers some great fishing opportunities. If you are a resident or visitor to the state, please review the links below to ensure that you understand the rules, regulations and other guidelines.
Inland Fishing Regulations (PDF)
Regulatory authority between the Wildlife Resources Commission and Division of Marine Fisheries. Inland game fish regulations include Manner of Taking, Seasons and Using Trotlines and Set-hooks.
or call or write to the following address or telephone number:
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1707
Weigh-in Permit for Fishing Tournaments
Other Fishing Permits