Contact Us:

NOAA Fisheries Service
Southeast Regional Office
Constituency Services Branch
263 13th Avenue South 
Saint Petersburg, FL  33701

Phone: (877) 376-4877
Fax: (727) 551-5747

SERO Permits Applications

 Image of Fishing Boats at Pier

To apply for, renew, upgrade, or transfer a permit, click on the pdf application link below. A non-refundable application processing 
fee is required for some permit applications, transfers, and renewals. Application fees are subject to change.  You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the applications.  
Click here to download a copy.

The Southeast Regional Office now offers online instructions for the
Federal Permit Application for Vessels Fishing in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).  Click here to start the interactive instructions.