Fish Habitat Permits
Apply for Fish Habitat Permits

ADF&G Habitat Biologists are available to help you with the application process. Please contact the Division of Habitat office closest to your project for assistance. Best practices for avoiding impacts to fish and fish habitat for common activities can be found in the links on the left side of this page.

To apply for a Fish Habitat Permit, download and complete the permit application on this page, and return the completed application to the Division of Habitat office closest to your project in person, by postal mail, or by email. Be sure to provide a detailed description of your proposed activity or project and attach any supporting information such as maps or diagrams.

Projects that require diversion or dewatering may require an Aquatic Resource Permit for relocating fish prior to in-water work. Contact your local Division of Habitat office or the Aquatic Resource Permit coordinator for more information.

Other Authorizations:

Please be advised that certain activities may also require additional authorizations from other state, federal, or local agencies, including:

These agencies should be contacted directly for information on their permitting requirements.