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12 inch Triploid Grass Carp

State Permit is Required
A state permit is required and takes about 10 days to process. The permit is good for the year, expiring on December 31.
A State of VA permit form can be obtained online at: https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/forms-download/PERM/PERM-001.pdf or call Game and Fish at 804-367-6913 for a mailed copy. We can assist you in completing any State permit application, and provide consultations on size, quantity or other information required to meet your needs.
On your permit application, you must specify the type of weed, the size of the pond, the Supplier (Bybrook Hatchery) and the size of the fish (usually 10-12 inches) you are ordering.
This application can be faxed or emailed with credit card info or mailed with a check for $10:  

Their address is:

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

PO Box 90778

7870 Villa Park Dr. Suite 400

Henrico, VA  23233-6510

Royal, Janita (janita.royal@dgif.virginia.gov)

(804) 367-6913 phone, (804) 367-2427 FAX

SAMPLE OF PERMIT CONTENT

 VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF GAME AND INLAND FISHERIES EXOTIC SPECIES APPLICATION/PERMIT TO IMPORT CERTIFIED TRIPLOID GRASS CARP FOR AQUATIC VEGETATION CONTROL IN PRIVATE PONDS (16 - CARP) (Under Authority of 4 VAC 15-30-40 and §29.1-542 of the Code of Virginia) Permit Period is January 1st through December 31st (or part thereof) *Indicates a required field (the first two pages of application must be completed by the applicant for authorization approval) Nonrefundable Application Fee: $10.00 ____Mr. ____Mrs. ____Ms. ____Miss. *Name of Applicant ___________________________________ *Phone Number #____________________ (Must be an individual not a company or organization – company or organization may be listed in addition to the individual) *Mailing Address *_________________ * ________ * ________ *Email ___________________________________________ City State Zip Date of Birth Last 4 of SSN Driver’s Lic# Address of Pond To Be Stocked: (Must provide physical address if different from mailing address) *Address ______________________________________________________________________________ *_________________ ________ ________ * City State Zip County Name of Stream(s) That Flow Into The Pond _________________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________________________________ *Triploid Grass Carp Supplier____________________________________________________________________ (Only VDGIF approved suppliers may be used see below or at (https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/fishing/private-pondmanagement/triploid-grass-carp-stocking-for-aquatic-vegetation-control/) What Degree of Aquatic Plant Infestation Can Be Found in Your Pond? Check One. (____Slight <30%; ____ Moderate 30-60%; ____ Heavy >60%) Type(s) of Aquatic Plant Found in Pond ____________________________________________________________ Primary Use of Pond___________________________________________________________________________ 10/22/2018

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