Fishing licences for tourists




With a permit, visitors are allowed to fish in Ticino’s lakes and rivers. Fishing licenses: obtainable at tourist offices, city halls, sporting goods and fishing shops, selected hotels and campsite around lakes, ponds and rivers


Fishing period (with tourist fishing license):

  • below 1200 m a.s.l. – from April 1st to the first Sunday of October
  • above 1200 m a.s.l. – from the third Saturday of June to the first Sunday of October.


Administrative Permission - Fees:

  • 2-day permit – CHF 60/adult, CHF 20 teenagers (14 to 17)
  • 7-day permit – CHF 120/adult, CHF 30 teenagers (14 to 17)
  • children under 14 must have a parental authorization.

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