Shellfish Permits

 

Shellfish Rules & Regulations

Shellfish Map

Commercial Shellfish Application

 

RESIDENT RECREATIONAL PERMITS - $30.00/calendar year:

 

Persons with proof of residency in the Town of Ipswich may be granted a permit.

 

RESIDENT RECREATIONAL FAMILY PERMITS - $40.00/calendar year:

 

A head of household whose principal year round domicile is within the Town of Ipswich may be granted a resident family permit. This permit entitles the head of household, his/her spouse living within the same domicile, his/her children 14 years or age or younger, and any other person living within the same domicile whose legal guardian is the said head of household to be included on the permit.

 

NON-RESIDENT RECREATIONAL PERMITS - $150.00/calendar year:

 

Persons with proof of residence in Massachusetts but who are not residents of Ipswich may be granted a permit.

 

ONE DAY RECREATIONAL PERMITS - $20.00/day:

 

Out of state residents may be issued a one day permit under the following conditions:

 

1. They name in the application the name and permit number of an Ipswich licensed

clammer that will accompany them.

2. They are accompanied by the sponsoring clammer on the day specified on the

permit.

 

COMMERCIAL SHELLFISH PERMITS - $400.00 fee plus $50.00 enhancement fee/year:

 

Commercial permits may be applied for at the Town Clerk's Office. Please see the Town of Ipswich Shellfish Regulations for additional information regarding commercial licenses.