Permit Description

A Trophy Sale Permit authorizes the sale of lawfully taken and possessed individual dead wildlife specimens or their parts that are mounted, stuffed, or otherwise permanently preserved that may be sold under applicable statutes.

No part of any bear or wild turkey may be sold under the above provisions, however, permanently preserved bears or tanned bear hides and permanently preserved turkeys or turkey parts may be sold with a trophy sale permit. 

 

Last Revised on 02/24/2020

Permit Restrictions, Rules, and Conditions

A Trophy Sale Permit must be obtained to authorize the sale of lawfully taken and possessed individual dead wildlife specimens or their parts that are mounted, stuffed, or otherwise permanently preserved that may be sold under applicable statutes.

No part of any bear or wild turkey may be sold under the above provisions, however, permanently preserved bears or tanned bear hides and permanently preserved turkeys or turkey parts may be sold with a trophy sale permit. 

The sale of migratory game birds is regulated by the US Fish and Wildlife Service. 

Once the Trophy Sale Permit is received, a copy of the permit must be retained with the specimen listed on that permit.

Permits are issued to a single individual at least 18 years of age or older.

Download the current Trophy Sale Permit Rules and Statutes from the links below:       

How to Obtain Permit

Purchase a Trophy Sale Permit online.  This permit has a $10.00 application fee which may be paid by a MasterCard or Visa. 

NOTE: Cart allows 15 items at one time. 

All permit fees are non-refundable.

 

Instructions on How to Purchase a Trophy Sale Permit (PDF)

 
 

Download the Permit Forms

Instructions on How to Purchase a Trophy Sale Permit (PDF)

Permit Contact Information

Address:   North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Customer Support Services-Regulated Activities Permits Section
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700
   
 Phone: 1-888-248-6834
 Fax: 919-707-0292
 Email: raps@ncwildlife.org