Each year the specific beds are identified and the season declared open by the Board of Selectmen, which generally occurs at a Selectmen’s meeting in October with an opening date to occur sometime in the first week of November. A public Notice is placed in the local newspaper and on the Town website. Shellfish Permits typically are available in mid-October in preparation of the new Shellfish season.
Residents & Non-Resident Property Owners: $15.00. Non- Residents: $50.00. Residents and taxpayers 65 and older - free! Weekly: $25.00.
Click HERE to Purchase a Recreational Shellfishing Permit Online