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2014-15 Hunting and Fishing Licenses
will go on sale
Monday, August 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Licenses can be purchased online or
by calling 1-888-848-6887 
24 hours a day - 7 days a week!
Instant confirmation to go hunting or fishing!*Convenience fees apply.

Get the Outdoor Alabama App!

Participate in official DCNR hunting and fishing email surveys.        Click here to register.

On-Line Purchases Hunting and Fishing Licenses - Buy a license right now on-line or print a license purchased previously.  Visa, Mastercard and American Express accepted.

FREE Saltwater Angler Registration- required for all residents who take, catch, kill, posses fish or attempt to catch, kill or posses fish in the saltwater jurisdiction of Alabama. This includes residents who are not required to purchase an annual saltwater license such as those over the age of 64, have a lifetime saltwater license or fish exclusively on a pier that has purchased a pier fishing license.

Print a license purchased previously

Licenses By Phone - Purchase your Alabama fishing and hunting license anytime by telephone.

Alabama Licenses and Fees - General information regarding Alabama resident and non-resident recreational and commercial license purchases.

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Purchase your license NOW!

Hunting Licenses- Information and application packets for each of the resident and nonresident recreational hunting licenses.

Recreational Freshwater Fishing- Information and application packets for each of the resident and nonresident recreational freshwater fishing licenses.

Recreational Saltwater Fishing - A Saltwater Fishing License is required for all persons fishing or possessing fish in saltwater areas of Alabama.

WFF Commercial / Noncommercial Licenses - Information and application packets for all other license and permits issued by the Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Division.

Boat Operator - Boating Education and Operator Certification/License Information.

Lifetime License Application (New/Replacement)  - Save money over the long term and purchase a lifetime license for yourself or a loved one.  Prices subject to change every September 1 annually.

How to determine my lifetime license number for the Game Check System.

Wildlife Heritage License - You can support Alabama wildlife, habitat and education with the Wildlife Heritage License. 

FAQs - Frequently answered questions about Alabama fishing and hunting licenses.

HIP - The Federal Harvest Information Program Stamp is required of any licensed hunter (residents 16-64 and nonresidents 16 and over).  Residents over 65 can VOLUNTARILY get a HIP stamp to participate in the program.   Click here to get your HIP Stamp.

H.E.L.P. - The H.E.L.P. number is required of exempt hunters so they may report their harvest in the Game Check System.  Click here to get your H.E.L.P. number.

* Convenience fees apply.

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