The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission offers various licenses and permits that authorize regulated activities such as hunting, fishing, and trapping. By purchasing a license or permit, you help sustain North Carolina's wildlife heritage and safeguard the future of fish and wildlife in North Carolina for generations to come. This site provides information about the licenses, permits and related opportunities available in North Carolina.
Need assistance with licenses? Contact customer service by phone at 888-248-6834 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Customer service is available Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
A $2 transaction fee as mandated by NCGS 113-270.1B may apply at time of license purchase.
Purchase a license or permit
Purchase a Federal Duck Stamp
Bear Management E-Stamp Requirement
License Fee Changes Effective Aug. 1, 2014
Report Big Game Harvest
Big Game Harvest Report Card Format Clarification 2014-15 (PDF)
Lifetime License Holders - request seasonal information
Learn more about lifetime licenses
Coastal Recreational Fishing License General Information (NCDMF website)
Become a wildlife service agent
View Game Land Maps
View Regulations Digest