DEEP: Notice to Fishermen

Notice to Fishermen

December 5, 2012

Enclosed you will find your fishing and/or dealerís license application form for the year 2013. Please mail the completed form(s) with a check for the required amount to:

DEEP Licensing
79 Elm Street, 1st Floor
Hartford, CT 06106-1650 

Reminder to Fishermen:
License decals are no longer required and will not be issued.

Reminder to Seafood Dealers:
All individuals or firms who purchase for resale, any lobsters, crabs including horseshoe crabs, squid, sea scallops, and finfish from commercial fishermen, landed in Connecticut including federally permitted dealers, must obtain a Connecticut Seafood Dealerís license.

Staying Informed:
Regulation changes, notices of public meetings and other important and relevant information are disseminated via the DEEP Marine Fisheries News, our periodic email notice to fishermen. If you havenít already, you can join our email distribution list by sending an email to In the body of the email, type subscribe DEP-marine-fisheries then leave a space and type your full name. Also, leave the subject line blank and remove any signature blocks or any other text in the message body. All of the notices distributed by the Marine Fisheries Division are also posted on the departmentís web site at:

For further information:
Contact the DEEP Marine Fisheries Division by mail at PO Box 719, Old Lyme, CT 06371-0719, by email at, or by telephone at 860.434.6043 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any person with a disability who may need information in an alternative format may contact the agency's ADA Coordinator at 860-424-3194, or at Any person with limited proficiency in English, who may need information in another language, may contact the agency's Title VI Coordinator at 860-424-3035, or at Any person with a hearing impairment may call the State of Connecticut relay number - 711. Discrimination complaints may be filed with DEEP's Title VI Coordinator. Requests for accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to any agency hearing, program or event.