A Saltwater Fishing License is required for all persons fishing or possessing fish in saltwater areas of Alabama.
All licenses expire on August 31.
Residents and nonresidents under the age of 16 are exempt from needing a license. Residents age 65 and over are also exempt.
Annual and seven-day trip licenses are available for residents and non-residents
This license is also required for cast netting, flounder gigging and recreational crab traps
Saltwater Angler Registration is required for all residents 16 and over who are not required to purchase an annual saltwater license such as those 65 or older, have a lifetime saltwater license, or fish exclusively on a pier that has purchased a pier fishing license. Registration is free.
For more information visit: https://www.outdooralabama.com/fishing