Fishing Regulations | Reglamentos de Pesca
Helpful links for Fishing rules and regulations
2023 Fishing Guide is available for download here.
The Fisheries Division has partnered with FishBrain, the world's largest fishing app. This partnership allows CT to have the fishing regulations served up to app users for FREE! Download the app. Please feel free to download the most recent version as indicated by the date on the cover of the fishing guide. The Fisheries Division will be printing and distributing a limited number of copies to fishing license vendors as soon as the saltwater species regulations are finalized, which typically happens in mid-March. Direct your questions to email@example.com.
A guide to the timing for required catch and release of trout is available for view/download.
As a reminder this guide is provided as a simple summary of fishing regulations and definitions. The official version are on the web page for the Secretary of State
Striped Bass and Inline Circle Hooks - New Rule and Updates
Additional useful links
Migratory Fish Management
Freshwater Fishing Playlist (YouTube)
Learn to Fish with CARE; Fishing Instruction Playlist (YouTube)
Saltwater Recreational Fishing
Marine Fishing License Frequently Asked Questions
Saltwater Commercial Fishing
Contents updated March 2023