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Shellfish Leases for Sale

Any persons seeking to sell or purchase an oyster planting ground lease are responsible for their own terms and conditions. The VMRC will not participate in any negotiations between the two parties. 

The physical transfer of any lease must be approved by the Marine Resources Commission by means of submittal of an application for transfer oyster planting ground that can be obtained from VMRC or directly from the internet at http://www.mrc.virginia.gov/forms/index.shtm#Oyster Ground Leasing. The current year lease rent must be paid in order to transfer an oyster planting ground lease. The administrative cost to transfer leases is provided on the transfer form.

If you are an existing oyster planting ground leaseholder or if you are seeking to obtain an oyster planting ground lease and wish to be added to this list, E-mail the information you wish to post to web.info@mrc.virginia.gov Please indicate in your request how long you would like your information posted. Information more than one year old will be removed; if you would like your information removed from the list earlier please send an email to the address above.

Other shellfish lease related links:

Oyster Ground Leasing
Shellfish Aquaculture
Pending Oyster Lease Applications

Information is posted in chronological order.

Wish to sell leases
 
Oyster Ground Lease for Sale
Lease #20289-James River
Middle. 24.48 acres. Inquires:
dapjohns@hotmail.com






added 3/5/19
Oyster Ground Lease for Sale
Lease #20291-James River
Middle. 37.20 acres. Inquires:
dapjohns@hotmail.com






added 3/5/19
Oyster ground lease for sale Chincoteague channel ,  Lease # 19696
15.57 acres rarely available, excellent growing grounds about 15 rocks and lots of clams

Contact Chris at Shottamon19707@yahoo.com
$11,000

added 4/18/19
Oyster Ground Lease for sale
Lease #21676
Rappahannock River just off Parrot Island, borders Rapp River Area 3 Open Harvest Area
9.66 acres
Serious inquiries only
Email: fedors@crossroadsmediainc.com

added 12/6/18
Oyster Ground Lease for sale
Lease #21677
Rappahannock River just off Water View and portions adjacent to Rapp River Area 8 Open Harvest Area
124.91 acres
Serious inquiries only
Email: fedors@crossroadsmediainc.com

added 12/6/18
Oyster Ground Lease for sale
Lease #21678
Rappahannock River just off Butylo and adjacent to Rapp River Area 8 Open Harvest Area
11.06 acres
Serious inquiries only
Email: fedors@crossroadsmediainc.com

added 12/6/18
  Lease for sale: Onancock Cr.
Lease # 21836
Call: 757-709-4052
Email: edsmith@vims.edu







added 4/9/18


 


Leases Wanted

Wanted: Oyster Ground near York River, Mobjack Bay, and Rappahannock River.

Small / non-productive oyster grounds will be purchased.

Call Randy 757-751-5873 or email Milrovia1@yahoo.com

added 4/4/19
   

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