All licensed outfitters and water-based service providers must obtain an FAS Permit to conduct commercial use at FWP Fishing Access Sites. Exception: An outfitter or water-based commercial service provider who has a Commercial Use Permit to operate on a restricted river and does not use any FWP sites on other rivers, does not have to obtain an FAS permit.
You have the option of choosing an annual permit or a one-day permit. The permit is available online , at any FWP regional office , license providers , or you may download the paper application for the annual permit:
The following must obtain a Commercial Use Permit to conduct commercial use at a Fishing Access Site or Wildlife Management Area:
See the reference guides below for more information about permit requirements for different types of commercial use:
Rules pertaining to fishing contests and the permitting process are available at Fishing Contest Permits.