Washington CARES Act Information


Updated 7/1/2022


Washington’s “Round 2” CARES Act relief ARE NOW AVAILABLE 


  • Washington’s “Round 2” spend plan was approved on 11/01/2021.
  • Applications became available at midnight (PST) on Friday, July 1st, 2022.
  • Applicants MUST complete and submit their applications no later than 11:59 pm (PST) on Friday, October 14th, 2022.
  • Late applications will not be accepted for any reason. 


For more information regarding Washington’s Round 1 or Round 2 spend plans, please contact the WDFW at: CARESfisheries@dfw.wa.gov


For more questions regarding the application, please contact the Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission (PSMFC) at WACares@psmfc.org or call (866) 990-2738.


Variable Costs Supplemental Instructions

Click above for these supplemental instructions.


Washington “Round 2” Spend Plan – July 1, 2022

Please review prior to applying for relief. 


Washington’s “Round 2” CARES Act Fisheries Assistance Application

Click above to access the application. 



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