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Saltwater Fishing

License Sales

Payment Methods Accepted:

  • Cash
  • In-state check (must have Mississippi address)
  • Out-of-state business checks
  • Cashier’s check/money order

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources does not accept any credit/debit cards or out-of-state personal checks.

24-Hour Recreational License Sales

Call 1-800-546-4868 or purchase online at

Purchase at the MDMR

1141 Bayview Avenue,

Biloxi, Mississippi 39530,

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Recreational saltwater fishing licenses

Most Wal-Mart, sporting goods stores, bait shops and fishing camps.

For more information, call the MDMR at 228-374-5000 or visit