solomon-islands-flag Government of Solomon Islands

 Licensing Section is responsible for licensing and permits in regard to: 

  • Inshore
  • Offshore (Foreign Vessel, Foreign Vessel Charters, Local Vessels)
  • Onshore Processing
  • Export Permits
  • Advice on Provincial Licenses
  • Recreational and Sport Fishing 


Any important announcements in regard to licensing will be posted here and on the news section of this website.

We will also announce here when various fisheries and tenders are open for application.

How to Apply for a License

Investors in Solomon Islands controlled fisheries can register and apply for licenses online through the FIMS Electronic Linesing system:

Click here to register and apply through the FIMS Electronic Licensing system