Fishing licence

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When it comes to fishing it’s important to have your licence in order. Read more about the rules for fishing licences and fishing in South Zealand & Møn. 

Remember to purchase a fishing licence when you go fishing. If you are between the ages of 18 and 65, a valid national fishing licence is required. The fishing licence gives you the right to fish in both fresh and salt water. The fishing licence can be purchased at

In some cases, you must also obtain a fishing permit for places such as private lakes and streams.

I.e. you only need a fishing licence if you want to fish along the coasts and by the sea, but if you want to fish in private lakes and streams, you must contact the owner first. For example, you might want to fish from the Suså river by Næstved, where the following rules apply:

For fishing on the Suså river in Næstved, you can buy a day pass at the Manor office at Herlufsholm.