Licenses

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Fishing
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California

State of California, Department of Fish & Game
Send comments to fcount1@dfg.ca.gov

Delaware

Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife
89 Kings Highway
Dover, Delaware 19901
Andrew T. Manus, Director
(302) 739-3441

Florida

Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission
620 South Meridian Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1600
  • Florida Game and Fishing Commission Site contains information about freshwater diving in Florida.
  • The Florida GFC has begun a new service enabling you to buy your hunting or fishing license with a credit card and a toll-free phone call. Dial either 1-888-HUNT-FLORIDA (486-8356) or 1-888-FISH-FLORIDA (347-4356) from anywhere in the United States or Canada, and within minutes you'll have a temporary license number enabling you to hunt (in season) or fish right away. Your permanent license will be mailed within 48 hours.
  • Bass Pro Shops also Provides 24-Hour Toll Free Access for Instant Licensing for fishing in Florida. 1-888-347-4356

Georgia
  • on line license
  • Please call 1-888-748-6887 to purchase your Fishing and Hunting licenses by telephone.
Mike Hughes, Director
License and Boat Registration Unit
2189 Northlake Parkway, Building 10, Suite 108
Tucker, GA 30084
(770) 414-3333

Hawaii

1151 Punchbowl Street, Room 330
Honolulu, Hawai`i 96813
Phone 808-587-0100, FAX 808-587-0115

Maryland
  • What they call an on line license, but is actually a PDF file to print out and mail.
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Licensing and Registration Service
580 Taylor Avenue
Tawes State Office Building / C-1
Annapolis, Maryland 21401


New Jersey

(mail order licensing)
Division of Fish, Game & Wildlife
P.O. Box 400
Trenton, NJ 08625-0400

North Carolina

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
License Section
512 N. Salisbury St.
Archdale Building
Raleigh, NC 27604-1188
  • Purchasing Licenses by phone: 18882HUNTFISH or local, 9197154091.

Oregon
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
2501 SW First Ave, Portland, 97207
(503) 872-5268
Licensing Office: (503) 872-5275

South Carolina

Division of Marine Resources
Department of Natural Resources
217 Ft. Johnson Road
P.O. Box 12559
Charleston, SC 29412
(843)762-5000
Dr. Paul A. Sandifer, Director, Department of Natural Resources


Texas
  • License sales by phone at no extra charge are available by calling 1-800-TX LIC 4 U (1-800-895-4248) 24-hrs./day, with approved VISA or MasterCard. Licenses can be purchased by phone for immediate use without waiting to receive an actual paper license by mail.
Texas Parks and Wildlife
4200 Smith School Rd
Austin, TX, US, 78744

Virginia

Virginia Marine Resources Commission
2600 Washington Ave.
Newport News, Virginia 23607
757/247-2200
1-800-541-4646
Questions or comments should be directed to dgifweb@dgif.state.va.us

Washington

600 Capitol Way N.
Olympia, WA USA 98501-1091
(360) 902-2200
FAX (360) 902-2230
Larry Peck, Acting Director