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1 Year Hunting License, Hard Card
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Allows residents age 16 to 64 to hunt small game within a Wildlife Management Area (WMA) or to fish within a Public Fishing Area (PFA) for a one year (365 day) period. Additionally requires a basic hunting license to hunt, a basic fishing license to fish, and any other necessary hunting and fishing licenses based on the species being sought. This license is not required to fish on many WMAs, but is one option of several options that allows persons age 16 to 64 to enter specified WMAs and shooting ranges requiring a WMA privilege or GORP. This license plus a fishing or hunting license (as appropriate) plus additional licenses are needed for the following activities: to fish in saltwater (free SIP Permit); to fish for mountain trout (Trout License); to hunt big game including deer, bear & turkey (Big Game License plus free Deer Harvest Record for deer); to hunt migratory birds including dove (free HIP Permit); to hunt waterfowl (Waterfowl Conservation License, free HIP Permit, and federal Duck Stamp); to hunt deer with dogs (Deer-Dog License); and to hunt alligator (Alligator License plus Quota Alligator Permit to harvest an alligator). Resident Sportsman's and Lifetime licenses are available that cover most paid license requirements.
Durable License Card
A durable credit card style license that fits easily into your wallet is an optional addition to the standard paper license. Up to 7 valid licenses will be printed on the card and mailed to you in several weeks (*mailed transaction fee will apply). To purchase more than one card, please make separate transactions. IMPORTANT NOTE: Lifetime Licenses, Short Term Licenses and Harvest Records are NOT PRINTED on the Durable License Card option. For Lifetime Licenses, please order the lifetime replacement instead.
Allows residents age 16 to 64 to hunt small game for a one year (365 day) period - additional paid or free licenses may be needed depending on location and activity (see below). Hunting requires successful completion of a Hunter Education Course if born on or after 1/1/1961. This license plus additional licenses are needed for the following activities: to hunt big game including deer, bear & turkey (Big Game License plus free Harvest Record for deer or turkey); or to hunt migratory birds including dove (Waterfowl / Migratory Bird Stamp). A federal Duck Stamp is additionally needed to hunt waterfowl. A Quota Alligator Permit is necessary to harvest an alligator. Two or more licenses can be stacked to create a Resident Annual Hunting License of any year duration. Resident Sportsman's and Lifetime licenses are available that cover all state paid license requirements.
License Activity Packages
Packages ensure you have everything you need based on the fishing / hunting activity you would like to participate in.
1 Year Sportsman's License, Harvest Record, Hard Card
Deer / Turkey
1 Year Combo Hunting / Fishing License, Big Game License, Harvest Record, H
1 Year Hunting License, Hard Card
1 Year Combo Hunting / Fishing License, 1 Year GA Waterfowl Conservation Li
1 Year Fishing License, Trout License, Hard Card
Public Lands - Angler
Everything you need to fish on Georgia's public lands! Add the Trout Fishin
Keep Georgia Wild
$10 Nongame Wildlife Conservation Fund donation, $5 license (1-day hunt/fis