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Recreational fishing licences for shallow water

Apply for the license

Apply for the license 3587 - 3587_Llicència de pesca recreativa de superfície Departament d'Agricultura, Ramaderia, Pesca i Alimentació

It can be applied for at any time.

Validity starts as the tax is paid, except the licenses R5 and R6, for which you can choose the effective date 15 days later.

Documentation to attach to the application

  1. Those under 18 must present authorization from the father/mother/legal guardian to get the license. Licences R5, R6, R0, R1, R2, R3, R4, M1, M2, M3 and M4 expire at the end of their term of validity, or at 65 years old. 
  2. License RD, for disabled people, has a term of validity of 4 years. It is free of charg for people who can prove the condition of permanent disability.
  1. Those under 18 must present authorization from the father/mother/legal guardian to get the license.

  2. Applicants may not be prohibited from practising recreational fishing.

  3. Fines for offenses specified in Law 22/2009 of 23 December on sustainable fishing in inland waters, the Law 2/2010 of 18 February fishing and Maritime and Law 3/2001 of 26 March, sea fishing in the state, must be paid.
  1. Validity 1 day:€3
  2. Validity 2 days: €5
  3. Validity 15 days: €11
  4. One-year license: €26
  5. Two-year license: €42
  6. Three-year license: €60
  7. Four-year license: €71

    Catch and release fishing

    One-year license: €19
    Two-year license: €35
    Three-year license: €51
    Four-year license: €66

    The license is free of charge for people up to the age of 14, people over 65, and persons in total or absolute situation of permanent disability.

If the application is is handled by Internet, the fee will benefit from a 10% discount.

This license is valid in the marine waters of Spain and in the inland waters of Catalonia.