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Spearfishing allowed in Turkey?


New Member
Aug 15, 2018
Hello everybody,
I plan to visit Turkey in August/September 2018 (Enez/Aegean Sea/ European Part of Turkey) and I am interested in spearfishing. I want to know if it is allowed to go Spearfihing from shore (as a foreigner) without any licence?
I read some articles about fishing/spearfishing in Turkey and iam a little bit confused, now. However it would be great if somebody could help to get more informations about this topic.
If I need a special license for spearfishing maybe you can tell me where I can get it from?

Thank you very much
Jul 21, 2017
It's a bit late but you don't need any license for spearfishing. Just you can't spear grouper (allowed the white, goldblotch and mottled) and can't dive nights. Light is not allowed also.