Advisory Panel Application

Advisory Panel applications can be completed using the form below or downloaded and submitted by mail, fax, or email. 

  • Online: Fill out and submit the online application using the form below; OR
  • Download the application to fill out by hand or in Microsoft Word and be submitted to:
    • Mail to Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 800 N. State Street, Suite 201, Dover, DE 19901;
    • Email to; OR
    • Fax to (302) 674-5399. 

Please include “ADVISORY PANEL” in the subject of your fax or email. 

Advisory Panel Application

The following application is designed to provide the Council with information on you and your background and interest in Mid-Atlantic fisheries. Your application will be provided to Council members and staff and will be kept in strict confidence. Please complete all sections; incomplete applications will not be accepted. 

Applicant Information
Name *
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Address *
Phone *
Check the advisory panels on which you are interested in serving. If you are not sure which advisory panel would be most appropriate given your fisheries background, check unknown. *
Please describe your fisheries interest and background by answering the following questions:
(e.g., commercial vessel or recreational vessel (party/headboat/charter) crew, a captain, or vessel owner, fishermen's organization representative or member, fish processor or marketer/dealer, private recreational fishermen, bait/tackle shop owner, conservation organization representative or member, NGO, scientist or researcher, etc.)
(e.g., if applicable, describe the species you target or process, fishing permits held, primary fishing gear types used, areas of research/study, organization of employment or educational institution, etc.)
(e.g., commercial and recreational fishing industries, habitat, gear development, fish marketing, etc.)
e.g., NJ state-waters, all North and Mid-Atlantic, etc.
Applicant Signature
Date *