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License & Tag Fees

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You can purchase a California hunting license and tags online.

For more information, visit CDFW’s website at: www.wildlife.ca.gov/Licensing/Online-Sales

License fees include a 5% license agent handling fee, 3% nonrefundable ALDS application fee and $4.00 nonrefundable processing fee for deer and bear tags.

2018 License & Tag Fees

Hunting Licenses

Fee

Resident

$48.34

Nonresident

$169.05

Junior

$12.70

Disabled Veterans*

$7.56

Recovering Service Members*

$7.56

Duplicate Hunting License

$10.80

Deer Tags & Tag Drawing Applications

Fee

First Deer Tag

Resident

$31.89

Nonresident

$284.45

Second Deer Tag

Resident

$39.70

Nonresident

$284.45

Duplicate Big Game Tag**

$10.30

Bear Tags

Fee

Resident

$46.70

Nonresident

$299.65

Wild Pig Tags

Fee

Resident

$22.94

Nonresident

$77.76

Hunter Education

Fee

Hunter Education Equivalency Exam***

$53.75

Duplicate Hunter Education Certificate****

$6.48

Lifetime Hunting License**

Fee

Ages 0-9

$533.25

Ages 10-39

$871.25

Ages 40-61

$785.00

Ages 62+

$533.25

Interested in a Lifetime Hunting License?

Visit www.wildlife.ca.gov/Licensing/Lifetime for details!