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Fish Stocking Permits

Statutory Authority: ECL 1105-07

Fish or fish eggs shall not be placed in any waters of the state unless a permit is first obtained from the department.

Apply for a Fish Stocking Permit

To apply for this license, use the following stocking application form (PDF) (347 kB), and send it to your Regional DEC Fisheries Office.

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    Albany, NY 12233-4752
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