Mexican Fishing License

How to Buy a Mexican Fishing License

  • Purchase in person from Conpesca or at Dana Landing in San Diego.
  • Discover Baja club will buy them for you online for a $5 fee plus cost.
  • You can purchase online yourself here:, but be advised the website is tricky. If you want to try see below for instructions.  If you have any issues: Contact Rene at He is prompt and helpful.
    • Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to complete the application.The permit is available to print after paying but turn off any popup blockers.
    • The form will ask:
    • Country – Mexico (CLEAR this field first then select Mexico)
    • State – Baja California (not Sur and not Norte)
    • Township – Ensenada
    • City  – Isla de Cedros
    • License Date – the 1st day of your trip
    • Duration – price per person per week.
    • This screen will show the price in us dollars
    • The next screen will show the price in PESOS, it does not indicate it has changed to pesos…. But it is in pesos. It has orange banners on that screen.
    • Your receipt will be in dollars