Licenses & Permits

the results of a successful hunt or fishing trip

Buy your license online and receive it immediately after your purchase. In our online store, you can shop for multiple people in the same transaction. This is great for families, lodges, and processors. Learn more about licenses and tags.

Thank you for your purchase and investment in Alaska's fish and wildlife! Your money directly supports ADF&G’s management and research of Alaska’s fish and wildlife resources.

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License Information

  • Buy Licenses & Tags Online
    Buy fishing/hunting/trapping licenses, crewmember licenses, guide licenses, big game tags, duck stamps, & king salmon stamps.
  • General License Information
    Prices, age requirements, & residency requirements.
  • License Statistics
    Sport and commercial crewmember licenses, big game tags, & stamp statistics including revenue collected & number sold.
  • Professional Licenses
    Information for sport fishing guides, big game guides & transporters, fur dealers, taxidermists, game farms, & wild animal control.
  • License Vendors
    Information for businesses or individuals who sell licenses, stamps, & locking tags.


Aquaculture Permits

Hunting & Viewing

  • Hunting & Trapping
    Information on General Season, Drawing, Registration, Subsistence (Tiers I & II) licenses, tags, & permits.
  • Wildlife Viewing Permits
    Information and permits for McNeil River, Round Island, & Pack Creek.

Habitat Permits

Transport & Possession Permits

  • Transport & Possession Permits
    Scientific & educational permits, auction permits, possession of non-native animals, cultural permits, Defense of Life & Property, hazing, and falconry.