Licenses are valid from date of purchase to Dec. 31 of each year. For license sales by phone or Internet, call (888) 773-8450 or go to www.NJ.WildlifeLicense.com. See also Permit & License Agents for license agent listings.
Resident Firearm Hunting (16–64 years) $27.50
Senior Resident Firearm Hunting (65 years & older) $15.50
Non-Resident Firearm Hunting $135.50
Non-Resident Two-Day Small Game Firearm Hunting $36.50
Special One-Day Hunting $12.50
(On commercial preserves only.)
Youth Firearm (ages 10–15, see License Information) FREE
Bow and Arrow Licenses
Resident Bow & Arrow Hunting (16–64 years) $31.50
Senior Resident Bow & Arrow Hunting (65 years & older) $16.50
Non-Resident Bow & Arrow Hunting $135.50
Youth Bow (ages 10–15, see License Information) FREE
Resident Trapping $32.50
Non-Resident Trapping $200.50
Youth Trapping (ages 12–15, see License Information) FREE
Deer Permits for Bow, Shotgun, Muzzleloader or Bucks $28
Youth Deer and Turkey Permit (ages 10–15) $12
Turkey Season Permit $21
Black Bear Permit $2
Rifle Permit (Valid from July 1–June 30, 16 years old and older) $10.50
Rifle Permit, Youth (Valid from July 1–June 30, under 16 only) $6
Beaver Trapping Permit $17
Otter Trapping Permit $2
Pheasant & Quail Stamp $40
Resident Waterfowl Stamp $5
Non-Resident Waterfowl Stamp $10
All-Around Sportsman $72.25
(Includes Resident Firearm Hunting, Bow and Arrow Hunting and Fishing Licenses)
Duplicate License, Permit or Stamp $2
New licenses become available on Dec. 15 annually. See additional license information.
Do NOT heat laminate a durable license or permit. High temperature will destroy these waterproof, heat-sensitive documents.
Regulations in red are new this year.
Purple text indicates an important note.