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Licenses: Fees & Requirements

Fishing Regulations New Hampshire Freshwater Fishing


Type of license

2017 Fee



Resident Hunting & Freshwater Fishing1

Proof of hunter ed. course or previous hunting license required.



Resident 1-Day Freshwater Fishing1



Resident Freshwater Fishing1



Recreational Saltwater Fishing2



Senior Freshwater Fishing1,3

Available to residents who turn 68 after 12/31/2015. Must be purchased annually. Must be age 68 at time of purchase.



Senior Combination Hunting and Fishing1,3

Available to those who turn age 68 on or after January 1, 2016. Must be purchased annually. Proof of hunter education course or previous hunting license required. Must be age 68 at time of purchase.



Newborn Lifetime NH Hunting & Freshwater Fishing

Parent/legal guardian must be N.H. resident. Child’s birth certificate required. Available from birth to day before first birthday. Purchase at Fish and Game headquarters or by mail (see


Under one year

Duplicate Licenses

Lost licenses may be reprinted at the original issuing agent or at Fish and Game headquarters in Concord once at no charge.




Nonresident Hunting & Freshwater Fishing1

Proof of hunter ed. course or previous hunting license required.



Nonresident Freshwater Fishing1 (all species)



Recreational Saltwater Fishing2



Nonresident 1-Day Freshwater Fishing1



Nonresident 3-Day Freshwater Fishing1 (consecutive days only)



Nonresident 7-Day Freshwater Fishing1 (consecutive days only)



Duplicate Licenses

Lost licenses may be reprinted at the original issuing agent or at Fish and Game headquarters in Concord once at no charge.



Selected Miscellaneous Licenses

Available only in person or by mail at the N.H. Fish and Game Department,
11 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301. (603) 271-3422.

2017 Fee

Resident Guide, Hunting or Fishing


Nonresident Guide, Hunting or Fishing


Bait Dealer’s Resident Retail


Bait Dealer’s Resident Wholesale and Retail


Bait Dealer’s Nonresident Retail


Bait Dealer’s Nonresident Wholesale and Retail


Buying Your License

New Hampshire fishing licenses can be purchased online at, from one of our 185 friendly license agents statewide (listed at, or in person or by mail at Fish and Game headquarters, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03301. A $2 transaction fee is charged for each license form ($3 for Internet purchases).

Carry Your License

The license must be carried on your person when fishing or hunting. For fishing licenses (not hunting), a pdf or other fixed image of a valid license visible on a smart phone is sufficient to comply with the law, as long as a Conservation Officer can view the information contained on the license, and a photo ID can be presented.

Student Licenses

Full-time students attending school in New Hampshire may purchase non-resident fishing or hunting licenses at resident rates. Students may be in high school, college or graduate school; they must be registered for at least 12 credit hours per semester. To get the reduced rate, you must show a valid, current school ID. These licenses are sold only at Fish and Game headquarters, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord NH 03301, in person or by mail.