If your NSW recreational fishing licence receipt has been lost, damaged or stolen, you can apply for a replacement online.

What you need

  • your NSW fishing licence number
  • a valid credit card or PayPal account for payment.

How to replace

  1. Select the 'Replace online' button.
  2. Follow the prompts to apply for your replacement fishing licence.

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. To find out more about digital licences, see Get started with digital licences.


The Privacy Collection Notice explains how the NSW Department of Primary Industries will handle your personal information.

Last updated: 12 December 2023