Skip to main content

New Regulations/Changes

There are no new freshwater regulation changes for 2019-2020. For the latest rules, always visit FWC rules are in chapter 68.


  • Statewide black bass rules changed in 2016-2017 and are still current:
    The statewide bag and length limits for black bass are: 5 Black bass (including largemouth, Suwannee, spotted, Choctaw, and shoal bass, individually or in total), only one of which may be 16 inches or longer in total length. There is no statewide minimum length limit for largemouth bass.