Payment-fishery in Greenland 2020 17.07.2020 Hereby The Ministry of Fisheries, Hunting and Agriculture draws attention to the current rules and possibilities for tourists to buy fishing-licenses. As tourist or guest in Greenland you have to buy a fishing-license, if you wish to go fishing. You can either buy your fishing-license in Greenland or before you arrive in Greenland. If you wish to buy more than one fishing-license, then you have to buy them one at a time. Fishing-licenses as giro-payment cards are available at post-offices and alternatively a bank-transfer can be made to the Department Of Fisheries, Hunting and Agriculture’s bank account. Name of the Bank: Grønlandsbanken (Bank of Greenland) Swift/BIC GRENGLGX SWIFT: GL0264710001002160 You can transfer the following amounts: A: For a 24-hour licence: DKR 75,- B: For a one-week licence: DKR 200,- C: For a one-month licence: DKR 500,- The official money-transfer receipt from the bank is your personal fishing-licence, which needs to be carried on you while fishing. The money transfer shall include the following reference-text, which also has to appear on your receipt: The first nine characters of your last name – example ”Kristians” for Kristiansen. The first three characters in your name – example ”Mic” for Michael. The first three characters of the (starting) month you wish the licence to be valid in – example: ”jul” for july. The date for the first day you wish the license to be valid from – example ”21”. In this case, the text is “Kristians mic jul 21”. When buying fishing-lincenses you have to be aware that the following rivers are concessioned for sports-fishing and if you as tourist or guest wish to go fishing there, then you have to contact the concessionaries. Kuussuaq in Qussuk in Nuup Kangerlua – Nuuk Adventure. Robinson River in Angujaartorfik – Albatros Arctic Circle. Qooqqut in the Kangia-fjord – Major Hunting. Eqalussussuit in Northern Isortoq – Sirius Greenland. Erfalik between Kangerlussuaq and Itilleq – Sirius Greenland. Napiarissat between Kangerlussuaq and Itilleq – Sirius Greenland. Sassannguit between Kangerlussuaq and Itilleq – Leif Fontaine. Kangia-fjord at Maniitsoq – Arctic Wildlife Adventures. Ipiutaq Guest Farm at Narsaq. For further information not mentioned here you can contact the Department Of Fisheries, Hunting and Agriculture, firstname.lastname@example.org. For more detailed information contact Head of Division Nuka Møller Lund, Department Of Fisheries, Hunting and Agriculture, tlf.: +299 34 53 45, e-mail: email@example.com.