Protection and Propagation of Edgartown's Shellfish Resources. Shellfish constables also serve as herring wardens.
Obtaining a Shellfish License:
Senior Resident Shellfish Licenses from 2019 have all been renewed. If you have yours from last year, you can use that. If not, please see below.
All Shellfish Licenses: In Person Shellfish License Sales will be available in the parking lot of Town Hall under the tent on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:30pm to 3:30pm. Please bring exact change or check. Mask required.
Masks and exact change or check required.
Please click below for detailed information for both residents and non-residents on obtaining a shellfish permit:
Annual Shellfish licenses run from April 1st to March 31st.