Stone Crab Trap Certificate Transfer Form

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Stone Crab Trap Certificate Transfer Form- Immediate Family
2590 Executive Center Circle E  Suite 200  Tallahassee, FL 32301
STEP 1: INSTRUCTIONS
Transfer requests are only accepted from May 1 through the last day of February. Incomplete
transfer requests received after February 15th will not be processed. Please read the application
carefully, and print or type clearly. You must complete the entire application. This form and all fees
due must be either sent by certified mail to FWC Office of Licensing and Permitting, 2590 Executive
Center Circle, Suite 200, Tallahassee, FL 32301, or hand-delivered to FWC Office of Licensing and
Permitting. Both seller and buyer should keep a copy of this form. The completed form and all fees
must be postmarked within 72 hours of the last signature being notarized. Incomplete applications
will not be processed, and will be returned to the applicant.
STEP 2: SELLER INFORMATION
Name of Seller ______________________________
Phone # (_______)______-_________
SPL#_________________
Expiration Date:__________________
X#_________________
Note to Seller: You must have a current Saltwater Products License (SPL), and current Restricted
Species (RS) Endorsement and Stone Crab (X) Endorsement, and have paid any and all outstanding
trap certificate fees, license fees, surcharges or any other charges owed to the Commission in order
for this transfer to be completed.
STEP 3: BUYER INFORMATION
Name of Seller ______________________________ Phone # (_______)______-_________
Relationship to Seller ______________________ (see definition below)
Shipping Address _____________________________________________________________
(Street Address Only, no PO Box)
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
SPL#__________ X#__________ Expiration Date:_________ Buoy Color _______________
Note to Buyer: You must have a current Saltwater Products License (SPL), current Restricted Species
Endorsement, current Stone Crab (X) Endorsement, and have paid any and all outstanding trap
certificate fees, license fees, surcharges or any other charges owed to the Commission in order for
this transfer to be completed (Your SPL with RS and X endorsements must be for the license year of
transfer). No individual may possess more than 1% of the total amount of certificates in existence
for the year. You must also provide documentation proving your relationship to the seller – must be
either the mother, father, sister, brother, spouse, son, daughter, step-son, step-daughter, stepfather, step-mother, half-sister, or half-brother of the seller.
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Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Stone Crab Trap Certificate Transfer Form- Immediate Family
2590 Executive Center Circle E  Suite 200  Tallahassee, FL 32301
STEP 4: TAGS AND FEES
Tags Transferred to Buyer – If the transferred tag numbers are a consecutive, please write the range of tag
numbers below (example: 1 – 100). If they are not consecutive, please list them all individually (example: 25,
48, 106, 410, 642) on page 4. They must be written legibly or typed and in numeric order. These must be the
actual tag numbers transferred.
Total # of tags being transferred: _____________ Tag # Range: _____________ - ______________
Is this transfer the result of death or disability of the tag holder?
____ Yes (No transfer fees due if result of death/disability)
____ No (Please calculate transfer fee below)
Transfer Fee: _________________ (total number of tags being transferred x $1.00)
STEP 5: CHECKLIST
The checklist below is provided as a tool to assist you with this transfer. Please review the list and check off
each item before submitting the form to FWC.
____ I have confirmed the seller has a current (not expired) SPL, RS, and X.
____ I have confirmed the buyer has either a current (not expired) SPL, RS, and X or has included proper application and payment
along with this form.
____ I have confirmed that all outstanding trap certificate fees have been paid, or that payment is included with this form
____ I have either listed the tag number ranges above, or have listed the tag numbers on the page provided
____ I have included a notarized copy of the bill of sale
____ I have included proof of relationship (Birth certificates and/or Marriage Licenses)
____ If this is a death/disability transfer, I have included either a copy of the death certificate or proof of disability
____ I have included a certified check or money order payable to FWC for fees as calculated in Step 4, OR I
am exempt from the fee because this transfer is the result of death or disability
____ I have completed this Transfer Form in its entirety, including notarized signatures
STEP 6: SIGNATURES
____________________________________
Seller’s Signature (must be notarized below)
____________________________________
Buyer’s Signature (must be notarized below)
STATE OF FLORIDA, COUNTY OF _______________
The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me
this ___ day of ______, 20____, by ____________________.
STATE OF FLORIDA, COUNTY OF _______________
The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me
this ___ day of ______, 20____, by ____________________.
Notary Signature __________________________________
Notary Signature __________________________________
Notary Name (Printed) _____________________________
Notary Name (Printed) _____________________________
Personally Known _____ OR Produced Identification _____
Personally Known _____ OR Produced Identification _____
Type of Identification Produced ______________________
Type of Identification Produced ______________________
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Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Stone Crab Trap Certificate Transfer Form- Immediate Family
2590 Executive Center Circle E  Suite 200  Tallahassee, FL 32301
STONE CRAB TRAP CERTIFICATE BILL OF SALE
Date:______________________
I, __________________________________________, X#______________
(Buyer)
purchased _______________________ Stone Crab trap certificates from
(# of tags purchased)
__________________________________________, X#______________
(Seller)
for $_________ per certificate for a total sales price of $______________.
____________________________________
Buyer’s Signature (must be notarized below)
____________________________________
Seller’s Signature
STATE OF FLORIDA, COUNTY OF _______________
The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me
this ___ day of ______, 20____, by ____________________.
Notary Signature __________________________________
Notary Name (Printed) _____________________________
Personally Known _____ OR Produced Identification _____
Type of Identification Produced ______________________
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Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Stone Crab Trap Certificate Transfer Form- Immediate Family
2590 Executive Center Circle E  Suite 200  Tallahassee, FL 32301
ADDITIONAL SPACE FOR TAG NUMBERS TRANSFERRED
If you need additional space to list the transferred tags separately, please use this form and be sure to list
them in numeric order and have the seller and buyer sign below. Make copies as needed.
____________________________________
Seller’s Signature
____________________________________
Buyer’s Signature
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