LA Commercial Fishing Licenses & Trip Ticket Training at Field Offices


Sunset on the Gulf of Mexico

For a limited time, fishermen can get their commercial fishing licenses, and trip ticket training, at the following field offices/dates:

November 19 – 21, 2019
8 am – 3:30 pm
LDWF Bourg Office
468 Texas Gulf Road, Bourg, LA

December 3 – 5, 2019
8 am – 3:30 pm
LDWF New Orleans Office
2045 Lakeshore Drive Suite 438, New Orleans, LA

December 9 – 10, 2019
9 am – 3:30 pm
LDWF Lake Charles Office
1213 North Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA

December 11-12, 2019
9 am – 3:30 pm
LDWF Lafayette Office
200 Dulles Drive, Lafayette, LA

To avoid delays, bring your renewal notice and:

  • Proof of residency such as a Louisiana driver’s license, (held continuously for 12 months) voter’s registration, or vehicle registration.
  • Non-residents applicants must provide proof of residency from their domiciliary state.
  • A business applicant must provide documentation showing proof of valid federal tax ID# assigned to business name and proof of authorized signature, or an occupational license.

Commercial fishing license renewals can always be completed online, at: