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Nonresident Hunting Licenses

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(Issuance fee is included in the price.)

Licenses are valid for one year from the date of purchase except the bear license, deer/turkey license (valid July 1-June 30 only), the Virginia migratory waterfowl conservation stamp, the apprentice hunting license, and lifetime licenses.

License

Fee

Nonresident Hunting License (age 16 and older)

$111.00

Nonresident 3-Day Hunt License (age 16 and older)

$60.00

Must be 3 consecutive days
Nonresident Apprentice Hunting License

$21.00

Annual nonresident bear license, deer/turkey license and all applicable licenses, stamps, or permits may be required in addition to this license. Valid for 2 years from date of purchase.
Nonresident Annual Hunting License for 70 Percent Partially Disabled Veterans

$56.00

Nonresident veterans rated and certified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as having at least 70 percent service-connected disability. Annual bear license, deer/turkey license and all applicable licenses, stamps or permits are required in addition to this license. Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Service-Connected Totally and Permanently Disabled Nonresident Veteran Annual Hunting License

$28.50

For nonresident veterans rated and certified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as having a total and permanent disability that is service connected. Annual bear license, deer/turkey license and all applicable licenses, stamps, or permits are required in addition to this hunting license. Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Nonresident Junior Hunting License (under age 12)

$13.00

Nonresident Junior Hunting License (age 12 to 15)

$16.00

Nonresident Youth Combination Hunting License (under age 16)

$31.00

Includes hunting license, bear license, deer/turkey license, archery license, and muzzleloading license.
Nonresident Legacy Hunting License

$250.00

Must be purchased before age 2. Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Nonresident Lifetime Hunting License

$555.00

Annual bear license, deer/turkey license and all applicable licenses, stamps or permits are required in addition to this license. Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Nonresident Fox Hunting License

$111.00

To hunt foxes on horseback with hounds without firearms. Not required of an individual holding a general license to hunt.
Nonresident Foxhound Training Preserve license

$18.00

To hunt within the boundaries of a licensed foxhound training preserve, in lieu of other required licenses.
Nonresident Hunting Preserve license

$23.00

To hunt within the boundaries of a licensed shooting preserve, in lieu of other required licenses.

One or more of the following may be required in addition to a nonresident hunting license.

License

Fee

Nonresident Bear License

$151.00

Nonresident Deer/Turkey License
Valid July 1 through June 30.
Age 16 and older

$86.00

Age 12 to 15

$16.00

Under age 12

$13.00

Nonresident Archery License

$31.00

Nonresident Muzzleloading License

$31.00

Trapping Licenses

(Issuance fee is included in the price.)

One or more of the following is required to trap. Other licenses or permits may also be required.

License

Fee

County or City Resident Trapping License

$21.00

For county or city of residence.
Resident Trapping License
1-year license

$46.00

2-year license

$90.00

3-year license

$134.00

4-year license

$178.00

Resident Junior Trapping License (under age 16)

$11.00

Resident Senior Citizen Trapping License (age 65 and over)

$9.00

Resident Senior Citizen Lifetime Trapping License (age 65 or over)

$20.00

Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Service-Connected Permanently and Totally Disabled Veteran Resident Lifetime Trapping License

$15.00

Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Totally and Permanently Disabled Resident Special Lifetime Trapping License

$15.00

Can be purchased in person at the Henrico office or via a mail-in application. Application available online.
Nonresident Trapping License

$206.00

Miscellaneous Licenses, Permits, and Stamps

(Issuance fee is included in the price.)

One or more of the following may be required in addition to a hunting license.

Permits

Fee

Resident Bonus Deer Permit (6 antlerless tags)

$18.00

Nonresident Bonus Deer Permit (6 antlerless tags)

$31.00

National Forest Permit

$4.00

To hunt and trap within National Forest. Not required of residents under the age of 16 to trap or residents who have an annual senior citizen hunting license ($9.00) or a senior lifetime license issued before 7/1/88.
Virginia State Forest Use Permit (age 16 or older)

$16.00

Allows hunting, trapping, fishing, mountain biking, and horse riding. No motorized vehicles on gated roads/trails (open or closed). Sold in cooperation with the Virginia Department of Forestry.
Public Access Lands for Sportsmen (PALS)

$18.00

Access Permit

$4.00 per day / $23.00 per year

Daily group rates are available. For more information go to: www.dgif.virginia.gov/access-permit

Stamps

Fee

Federal Migratory Duck E-Stamp

$27.50

To take migratory waterfowl; required of persons 16 years of age and over in addition to hunting license. Valid July 1 through June 30. See below.
Virginia Migratory Waterfowl Conservation Stamp

$10.00

Required of persons 16 years of age and older, unless license exempt. Valid July 1 through June 30.