NMFS has established an increase in the annual fee of $29 (from $25) for registration of anglers, spearfishers and for-hire fishing vessels to register under the National Saltwater Angler Registry Program. The increase in the registration fee will be required effective January 1, 2016. Exemptions to the Registry still apply. For more information, click here. If you have any questions, please contact Joshua DeMello at the Council Office, (808) 522-7493.