License for large scale artisanal processing of fish and fishery products (Fish Maws)

Regulate the distribution pattern of fish and fish products for international, regional and local markets and to promote traceability capacity by the issuing authority.

  • Purpose: Regulate the distribution pattern of fish and fish products for international, regional and local markets and to promote traceability capacity by the issuing authority.
  • Application Fees: 10,000 Ugx
  • License Fee: 500,000 Ugx
  • Maximum Processing Time: 2 Days
  • Related Websites: <a href="http://www.agriculture.go.ug/">www.agriculture.go.ug</a>
  • Validity: 1 Year
  • Contact Office: <a href="http://www.agriculture.go.ug/">Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries</a><br>
  • Renewal Fee: 500,000 Ugx
  • License Type: License
  • Legal Basis: The Fish Act, Cap. 197. The Fish (Fishing) Rules, S.I. No. 33 of 2010
  • <ul><li>Be 18 years and above.</li><li>Be a BMU registered member.</li><li>Recommendation from association.</li><li>Record of returns for previous year.<br></li></ul>