If you will be fishing on a boat in Mexico, fishing licenses will be needed for passengers on board.
The state government of Baja California Sur's online purchasing process is completely online now. The permit is available to print after paying, but turn off any pop up blockers.
Fishing license pricing for Baja Sur's website as of July 2019:
Accepted forms of payment: Visa, Mastercard. Prices subject to change.
Phone from U.S.: 011-52-612-123-3807
As of July 2019, CONAPESCA will only be issuing fishing licenses online. The transition to the online procedure is underway and the service is not yet available. Please note that the San Diego CONAPESCA office is no longer open and fishing licenses are not being issued in person or via mail.www.sportfishinginmexico.com
If you are driving through or live in San Diego, the Fisherman's Landing located in Shelter Island makes it convenient to obtain a fishing license in a matter of minutes. They offer the added convenience of being open seven days a week and have customer friendly business hours. If you are an avid fisherman, you will be impressed with their selection of tackle and their friendly staff as well.
2838 Garrison Street
San Diego, CA 92106
Hours: Winter 7am - 6pm; Summer 7am - 11pm
Seven days a week
Accepted forms of payment: cash, personal checks, major credit cards. Prices subject to change.
Accepted forms of payment: cash
Addresses of the state tourism offices:
Via de la Juventud No. 8800-2523
Plaza Viva Tijuana
Phone: 011-52 (664) 973-0424
Blvd. Benito Juárez No. 907, Ste 29
Centro Comercial Oceana
Phone: 011-52 (661) 612-5222
Blvd. Lázaro Cárdenas and Calle Las Rocas 1477
Phone: 011-52 (646) 172-5444
Mar de Cortes Av. and Manzanillo 300
Phone: 011-52 (686) 577-1865
Carretera Transpeninsular Km. 178.3
Col. Santa Fe
Phone: 011-52 (616) 165-3645
Bag and Possession Limits