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Te Arawa Whānui

Registrations for Fishing licences are now open.

To Register for a licence you MUST be a registered beneficiary of the Te Arawa Lakes Trust. Please download a Beneficiary Registration Form under Key Documents if you want to register.

If you’re already registered and want to be included in the Ballot for a licence everyone needs to register using the online form Please click here for Ballot Registration form

The processing timeline for fishing licences is as follows;

8 Aug – Registrations open
16 Sep – Registrations close
17 Sep – FREE licences issued to Te Arawa Koeke 65 years and over and Ballot for under 65yrs who registered for a licence
17 Sep – Licences are issued as per the Ballot to under 65yrs. Payments can be made online or by Eftpos at the Te Arawa Lakes Trust office. NO cash payments will be accepted.

31 Oct – Close-off

For a copy of the Te Arawa Lakes Trust Fishing Licence Distribution Policy please see our Key Documents tab.

Well done if you have already completed your registration for a fishing licence.  All the best for the Ballot.

We wish you a safe and happy fishing season!