Mexico’s National Aquaculture and Fishing Commission (CONAPESCA) welcomes you to practice and enjoy sportfishing in our inland and ocean waters.

To practice sportfishing in Mexico you are required to hold a valid sportfishing licence. Licences are issued for 1 day, 1 week, 1 month or 1 year.

To obtain your Mexican fishing license, go to the “License Request Form” link on the button below, fill in the necessary information, print it and mail it to our address along with a self addressed and stamped return envelope to be processed and mailed back to you, or bring it out to our office to obtain your license right away. We can accept cash, money orders and cashier checks only.

License Request Form

2389 Fifth Avenue
San Diego Ca
92101
Tel: (619)233 4324
Fax: (619)233 0344
IMPORTANT REMINDER

This CONAPESCA office is authorized to issue Mexican sportfishing licenses only.

Besides Sportfishing licences, Mexican immigration law requires that ALL persons entering Mexico by sea or land for Sportfishing and/or nautical tourism purposes must register at the first port of entry and obtain their individual Immigration Visa (FMM). This procedure can ONLY be done at INAMI offices or directly via internet at the Immigration Ministry´s website, following the link for sportfishing and nautical tourism.
If you have any immigration questions or need assistance to fill out the FMM request form, you may contact the INAMI state delegate´s office in Tijuana, Baja California at 01152-646-636.6017, ext. 227.

If you should need more information please contact us at (619) 233-4324 or by fax at (619) 233-0344 or visit Immigration Information