Fishing and Boating in New Jersey

New Jersey offers amazing fishing and boating spots for people of all skill levels and backgrounds. If you want to find the best places to fish, check fishing regulations, renew your boat registration or take a boating class; you can find all of these resources and more here.

New Jersey

New Jersey Fishing

In New Jersey, there are a variety of fishing opportunities available. Purchase an annual freshwater or saltwater fishing license here.

Get a New Jersey Fishing License

Buying a fishing license is the first & most important step for any angler. Get more information.

New Jersey Boating

New Jersey is best known for its rich coastline and the state’s vast inland resources, rivers and streams. Register your boat today.

Register A Boat In New Jersey

Registering your boat is easier than you think. Get information about how to register your boat.

Fishing and Boating Events in New Jersey


First Catch Center Event

Learn new fishing and boating skills and spend a fun day with your family at this event. The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) in partnership with U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Refuge and Fishing’s Future are bri...

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