Hop online to get your fishing permit this Easter

RECREATIONAL fishers looking to wet a line at one of the state’s stocked impoundments this Easter are reminded to purchase a permit before heading out.

A socked impoundment permit can be purchased quickly and easily online and covers all 32 dams on the scheme.

Online permits are fast, easy and convenient for those who leave it to the last minute to purchase with the instant email delivery service.


Weekly permits are available for just $7.70, yearly permits for $38.60 or $33.55 for concession cardholders. People under 18 years of age do not require a permit.

Permits can also be purchased over the counter at a number of outlets throughout Queensland, or by calling 13 25 23 during business hours to order one over the phone.

For more information on the dams involved in the SIPS and to purchase a permit, visit www.fisheries.qld.gov.au.