The Fisherman Advance Program is available to commercial fishing permit holders who deliver to CVS. Advance amounts are based on a fisherman’s two year average earnings history. Payment of the advance will be collected by collected by deducting 50% of each CVS fish ticket until repaid in full.
To purchase items for the fishing season, CVS will send a check in the amount that a fisher has been approved for: The maximum for an advance is up to $1000.
ELIGIBLE SUPPLIES AND GEAR
Salmon: web for gill nets, lead lines, cork lines, twine, anchors, buoys, rope, and other items associated with the commercial gill net fishery for salmon.