Lake Livojärvi 2595

Livojärvi is a lake with strikingly clear waters that are rich in vendace. The lake's bottom and beaches are mainly sand. Livojärvi is a destination for recreational fishing, net fishing and professional fishing. The lake is ideal for trolling. There is a boat-launching ramp in Säikänsalmi. The lake is abound with vendace and trout, and there is also whitefish and perch.

Lake Livojärvi

Recreational fishing (angling)
Calendar year.
Trolling, Casting, Ice fishing, Angling
Trout, Perch, Pike, Burbot, Vendace, Whitefish
Fry stocking of natural fish stocks
Campfire site, Lean-to shelter, Own boat, Boat launching, Cottage

Buying a license


  • €7 / day
  • €12 / week
  • €30 / year

All persons under 18 years of age receive a 50% discount on the permits and persons under 15
years of age are allowed to share the same fishing quota, with permission from their parent or
legal guardian. The family permit costs twice as much and its fishing quota is twice as large.


You can buy licences directly from the online store and pay using the
most common payment methods.



Metsähallitus' fishing licences may also be purchased by phone. The service is open on
weekdays from 9 AM to 4 PM.



As of 1 January 2020, mobile permits are no longer available. This is due to mobile network operator’s decision not to provide the current service anymore.




Posio: Neste-huolto Säkkinen (service station)
Pudasjärvi: Neste Pudasjärvi (service station)
Pudasjärvi: Syöte Visitor Centre


Licensens remaining / free days
  • Several remaining
  • Less than 5 left
  • Out of stock

Licence terms

Regional licensing terms

Calendar year.
  • Number of rods: max. 6 rods 
  • Once you have finished fishing, you must submit a catch report at All caught and released fish must also be reported. 
  • Metsähallitus' angling permits for Northern Ostrobothnia - Kainuu (5411) and Western Lapland (2410) do not grant the right to fish in Lake Livojärvi.  
  • In order to lure fish in Livojärvi, one must have paid the fisheries management fee. Hook & line fishing and ice fishing in Livojärvi are permitted by everyman's rights. 

Catch quotas

  • 1 trout / day
  • 10 trout / calendar year


Catch sizes

  • Trout with adipose fin 60 cm
  • Trout without adipose fin 50 cm
  • Grayling 35 cm

Extra information


There are plenty of rental cabins on the shore of the lake, including Hirsiniemi, Livo and Kuorinki. For more information, visit

Fisheries management

Plantings of two-year-old trout.