A minnow retailer license allows for the retail sale of minnows (including leeches) as bait at one business location. You must purchase an additional minnow retailer license for each additional retail location. Vehicles being used to transport minnows for retail sale are required to have a Minnow Retailer Vehicle License.
$15/minnow retailer vehicle
Optional permit applications
Bait Preservation Permit (233.77 K, 2 pages)
Request an Application
Click here to request an application.
License Renewal Information
License renewal packets will be mailed out to all current minnow retailer licensees in January. You can renew your license by completing and returning the enclosed license application.
Questions? Contact us!
Sean Sisler, Acting Aquaculture and Fish Health Consultant