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Fishing Guide Licenses

Licenses for Fishing Guides

All individuals receiving monetary or in-kind compensation for providing personal guide services to anglers are required to have a Delaware Fishing Guide License. For individual recreational fishing licenses, please see the Recreational Licensing Page on DNREC’s website

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Department: DNREC

Division: Fish and Wildlife

Office: Recreational Licensing


Delaware’s fishing guide license year covers the period of January 1 through December 31.


Various, please see

Application Form

Applicable Laws


Danielle Davis can be contacted by email at and by phone at 302-739-9918.


This search covers most of the frequently requested licenses, certifications, registrations, and filings that the State of Delaware requires. However, this is not a fully exhaustive list of every possible requirement. Please consult with the appropriate state agencies to find out if there are additional requirements you must fulfill.

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