Register for fishing

(Norsk) Everybody who wishes to participate in the licence draw for salmon fishing in the Alta River in 2019 must register before January 31st 2019. The period from the 1th of June to the 22th of June has its own set of rules.

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The registration will be opened the 2nd of January 2019 and the registration deadline is January 31st. 2019

Please read the application rules in this article and then follow the link at the bottom of the page to the registration page.

Application rules


The Registration for the draw will open January 2nd 2019

There is an age limit at 14 years old, or born in 2005 or earlier.
Only one registration pr. person.
When you do the registration you choose the option "2019 utenbys" as this is for people not living in the Alta, Loppa or Kautokeino municipality.
You have to pay NOK 400,-  pr. person to participate in the drawing. Be aware that this amount his will not be refunded. To your information; it was 1136 persons who took part in the Lottery in 2017. We have licenses to approximately 75 persons.

We want most of the registration done online through the website but if you have any problems with the online registration , you can send an email to aud@altalaks.no with name, address, phone number and date of birth.

You must pay NOK 400,- to account 4901 13 01095.
Bankdetails: Sparebank1 Nord-Norge 9028 Tromsø. IBAN NO7649011301095 BIC/SWIFT SNOWNO22. This must be done no later than the 31st of January 2019.
​Mark your payment with "Registration for the Draw 2019" and the name that you want to be registered.


Norwegian words you need to know when filling out the application:
"Fødselsdato" is date of birth (day/month/year).
"Ønsker perioder/fiskeplass" "uaktuelle perioder" -  here you can fill in any wishes you may have about where to fish and when. We recommend that you fill in any dates/weeks that you absolutely cannot come to Alta. If not leave it open.

Price for the fishing license (2019):

1 day in June/July: NOK. 3700,-

2 days in June/July NOK 6900,-

3 or 6 days in August NOK 4900,-

The prices include a deposit of NOK 500,-. This will be returned if you deliver the catch report within 5 days after

It is possible to transfer the license within the family by application, the application must be justified. The person who buys the license has to attend in the fishing. You can have others with you, but it is only allowed to fish with one rod.  NO more than one rod at the same time.