Fishing 15 March - 15 June

Norwegian residency is required to fish inland fish at the Finnmark Estate between 15 March and 15 June.

Dispensation for individuals

Do you live outside Norway?

You may be granted dispensation from the residency requirement by visiting a tourism operator (as written further below), or if:

  • you have close family in Finnmark, i.e. parents, parents-in-law, siblings or children
  • you are working in Finnmark, at least 1 month during the current fishing period
  • you own a property in Finnmark
  • fishing and transportation related to fishing is performed without use of motorized vehicles

If you have other reasons that exempt you from the residency requirement, you may send a written application to FeFo.

When buying a fishing licenses, the fisherman must confirm that the conditions for dispensation are met before purchase.

Dispensation for tourism operators

Tourism operators may apply for dispensation for up to three years at a time. The application form can be found here. An overview of operators with dispensation is posted below. If you visit a tourism operator with dispensation, you may take advantage of their dispensation while you are a guest.

Tourism operators with dispensation 

Reiselivsbedrifter med innvilget dispensasjon
Navn/name Sted /place Kontaktinformasjon/contact information
Arctic Support AS Kirkenes arcticepost@gmail.com
Asbjørn N. Larsen // Varangerkite Tana asbjorn@russcomm.com
AS Travel to Finnmark Karasjok mail@tofinnmark.no
A-Sujala Skjånes pelkeplassen@gmail.com
Bugøynes Opplevelser AS Bugøynes bo-a@online.no
Eriksen Naturopplevelser Tana ru-er4@online.no
Ifjord Camping 1 AS Lebesby booking@ifjord.as
Jan Ole Buljo Kautokeino janbuljo@hotmail.com
Kongsfjord Gjestehus AS Kongsfjord post@kongsfjord-gjestehus.no
Villa Skoganvarre Skoganvarre tove4@online.no
Kunes Opplevelse og Handel AS Kunes bjorgmasternes@gmail.com
Levajok Fjellstue Levajok fjellstua@levajok.no
Lovisenborg Brygge Kongsfjord dag@dagnorum.no
Neiden Fjellstue AS Neiden info@neidenfjellstue.com
Norzon - Torild Tueeng Tana tanahytter@outlook.com
Olderfjord Turistsenter Olderfjord post@olderfjord.no
Skoganvarre Villmark AS Skoganvarre marjo@skoganvarre.com
Stabbursdalen Resort Stabbursnes post@stabbursdalen.no
Tana Hotel & Camping Tana post@tanahotel.no
Tana Toms jakt- og fisketurer Tana tomhardy@online.no
Viddas Veidemann Kautokeino http://viddas-veidemann.no/
Turgleder AS Karasjok mail@turgleder.com
Dalut AS Sirbmá post@dalut.no
Elva Eiendom AS Tana post@tanahotel.no
Norum Opplevelser Hesseng dag@dagnorum.no
Pekas v/Per Bueng Kautokeino pekas@live.no
Kautokeino Villmarksenter Kautokeino vmsenter@start.no
Vesterinen Fjelltur Gamvik strandhus95@gmail.com