How to check fishing rules
Fishing rules change regularly. You need to check them each time before you go fishing.
We have many ways you can check the fishing rules in your area.
- You can download the NZ Fishing Rules app on your mobile device
- Check the rules on this website
- Download a fishing rules brochure for your area
- Use our free text service
- Follow regional fisheries pages on Facebook
You can also check signs at popular fishing spots or visit one of our offices.
The NZ Fishing Rules app
The app is available for Apple and android devices.
Download the NZ Fishing Rules app – Apple Store
Download the NZ Fishing Rules app – Google Play Store (android)