Fishing Resources


If you catch a tagged trout in one of the Eastern Fish & Game Region including the Rotorua lakes you can record it online by clicking here. Or download the form below and pop it in the post to us. 

Tagged trout information is vital to ensuring our management of the fishery so please take a few moments to send us the information from your tagged trout. Each tagged trout entry goes into the draw to win a whole season fishing licence for the following season! Winners are drawn in June each year.

Tagged brown Apr07 TDay


Please send us information on your fishing activities in the Eastern Region. Entries go into the draw to win a $100 voucher. Click here.  


If you're planning to run a fishing competition, there's a few simple rules you'll need to comply with.You'll find an application form below.

If you have any questions about either of the forms, please phone Eastern Region Fish & Game on 07-357 5501.