OccupationsList
Occupation:Commercial Fisherman, Resident and Non-Resident
Agency:Department of Natural Resources
Phone:217.785.3423
URL:www.dnr.state.il.us
Job Description:An individual who uses any of the commercial fishing devices such as hoop nets and basket traps for the taking of any aquatic life, except mussels.
Statute:Illinois Conservation Law - Commercial Fishing ILCS ch. 515 par 5/15 - 45
Type of Regulation:License
Number Regulated:1,854 Resident, 20 Non-resident
Age:No requirement
Education/Experience:No requirement
Exam:No exam required
Exam Type:
Administered:
Exam Fee:
Passing Criteria:
Repeats:
Continuing Education:No requirement
Citizenship:One year for resident license
Other:
Note:Licensure requirements, licensure fees, examination fees and exam administration are subject to change.
Application Fee:
License Fee:$35.00 Resident, $150.00 Non-resident
Renewal Fee:
Reinstatement Fee:One year (April 1 - March 31 of each year)
License Period:No
Reciprocity/Endorsement: