North Carolina Fishing
For complete and the most up to date info go to http://www.ncwildlife.org/
Below are the rules that apply to Lake Norman, for
other areas use the link above.
Persons under age 16 are exempt from the requirement
of a basic fishing license.
The game lands license is not required to fish in
any waters on game lands.
A fishing license is not required to fish a private
pond. A pond or lake located on land owned by a public body such
as a state-supported university or a government entity is not
a private pond.
July 4th is declared "FREE FISHING DAY"
and a fishing license is not required on this date.
Most people are required to have a
Fishing License or a Sportsman License
to fish in Lake Norman.
Click Here to locate a "Wildlife Service Agent"
(A place to purchase a license)