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If you need to change your name on a one or 3 year recreational fishing licence call 13 77 88.


You only need to notify us if you:

  • hold a one year licence or longer
  • have changed your name, or
  • your name was spelt incorrectly when applying.

What you need

  • evidence of your change of name or the correction of spelling
  • your one year or 3 year licence, or your renewal number as shown on your renewal notice.

How to change

  1. Call 13 77 88.
  2. Provide evidence of your name change or the correction of spelling.

More information

  • Recreational fishing licences are available as a digital licence. You can view, show, update and renew your recreational fishing fee on the Service NSW mobile app.
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