For more information on
commercial licensing,
please contact the
WDFW License Division

Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

360-902-2464 (Option #4)

Salmon Hotline

Salmon Hotline (NOAA)


Open Entry Commercial Licenses:
Shellfish Licenses
These licenses are not limited by moratorium.

Shellfish classification WAC 220.12.020

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Please follow the directions printed on the form, and return your application and appropriate fees to:

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
600 Capitol Way N.
Olympia, WA 98501-1091
ATTN: License Division