Here the new regulations for fishing at Lake Maggiore.
According to the regulation for fishing on Lake Maggiore, you (independing from the age) need the license type D issued by the Piedmont Region and it costs € 14. The permit is valid for 3 months.
Guests have to pay the fishing fees online through the PagoPA system via credit card or homebanking, by clicking on the following link.
Choose “Rilascio licenza di pesca”, then click on the button “Estera”. Fill in the blanks with family name, name and e-mail, and select “Licenza di tipo D - Dilettantistica per stranieri” (License type D). Then follow the instructions in order to make the payment. Once you have completed this procedure, you can download the receipt.
To fish on the water concession of the FIPSAS association, it is requested the payment of € 30 for the FIPSAS registration card. Children born from 2007 on are required to obtain the FIPSAS registration card at € 6 only.
You can get the FIPSAS REGISTRATION CARD directly at the campsite, only at the information office. In order to get the license, it is mandatory to hand over the copy of the payment (official bank statement) you have made.
You can get the Fipsas card by paying on spot, or in advance with a money transfer (account owner: Sezione Provinciale dei Pescatori del Vco, Iban IT29R0760110100000042649129, indicate please: "Fipsas 2022");
You will also get the "Lago Maggiore" fishing book, where you can report what you fished. It is for free.
If you would like fishing in the rivers (referring to the Fipsas fishing areas), you need the "Fipsas" fishing book. It costs eur 10 (children don't need to pay for it).
In case you fish from a boat, you require a special permission that costs eur 20 (weekly permission), or eur 10 (daily card). You can pay this on spot or in advance with a money transfer to the Fipsas. You get the permission at the Info Point.