Enter your catch in the Saltwater Weigh-In Derby

Want to enter the Saltwater Weigh-In derby? Read on to learn how to register your catch.
Your entry must be received within 30 days of catch and postmarked no later than Dec. 10 of the current calendar year. We present awards at the New England Boat show in Boston the following year.

Contact

Division of Marine Fisheries

Phone

x120

The Details

What you need

To enter your catch:

  • Download and print out a derby entry form.
  • Bring the form and your catch to an official weigh station. Fish weighed on a boat do not qualify.

How to enter

  • Bring the form and your catch to an official weigh station. Fish weighed on a boat do not qualify.
  • Fill out the form at an official weigh station and have the weighmaster sign.
  • Mail form within 30 days of catch to:

Massachusetts Saltwater Fishing Derby
1213 Purchase St.
3rd Floor
New Bedford, MA 02740

Contact

Address

John Boardman, Aquatic Biologist & Derby Coordinator
1213 Purchase Street, New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone

x120

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