Standard commercial fishing license applications that are complete and submitted by Sept. 13 will be considered during the next meeting of the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries Standard Commercial Fishing License Eligibility Board.
The meeting is set for 10:30 a.m. Oct. 14. The public can listen to the meeting by calling 919-212-5733. To avoid disrupting the meeting, members of the public are asked to mute themselves and not announce their names when they call.
The board meets two to three times a year to consider license applications.
For directions on applying for a commercial fishing license, visit https://deq.nc.gov/about/divisions/marine-fisheries/licenses-permits-and-leases/commercial-fishing-licenses/eligibility-pool.
For more information on the meeting, contact division License Eligibility Clerk Ann Bordeaux-Nixon at 910-796-7261 or Ann.Bordeaux-Nixon@ncdenr.gov.