Commercial game & fish licenses

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Using this page: Click in the table below to find license agents, get applications or purchase licenses by phone or the Internet.

Note: Price does not include any additional fees charged ($1.00 agent fee).

Angling licenses are valid from March 1 through February 28 of the following year. Hunting licenses are valid from March 1 through February 28 of the following year. Please see regulations handbook for exact dates/times for specific licenses.

Resident Licenses | Non-Resident Licenses

Resident Licenses

Fee

DNR License Agents DNR (St. Paul) Phone Sales Internet

Aquaculture

$ various

  yes    

Commercial netting of fish

$ various

  yes    

Fish buyer retailer - international

$ 35.00

  yes    

Fish buyer retailer - Lake Superior

$ 35.00

  yes    

Fish buyer wholesale - Lake Superior (r)

$ 150.00

  yes    

Fish buyer wholesaler - international

$ 300.00

  yes    

Fish packer (r)

$ 40.00

  yes    

Fish vendor (r)

$ 70.00

  yes    

Frogs - purchase, possess, and transport (r)

$ 220.00

  yes    

Frogs - take, possess, transport, sell (r)

$ 35.00

  yes    

Fur (raw) buyer - corporation (r)

$ 110.00

  yes    

Fur (raw) buyer - partnership (r)

$ 110.00

  yes    

Fur (raw) dealer (r)

$ 110.00

  yes    

Fur buyer - supplemental (r)

$ 55.00

  yes    

Fur tanning and dressing

$ 16.50

  yes    

Game farm (r)

$ 16.50

  yes    

Ginseng - buy or sell (r)

$ 5.00

  yes    

Guide - bear (r)

$ 82.50

  yes    

Guide - Lake Superior

$ various

  yes    

Horse Trail Pass

$ various

  yes    

Minnow dealer (r)

$ 310.00

  yes    

Minnow dealer - exporting (r)

$ 700.00

  yes    

Minnow dealer vehicle (r)

$ 15.00

  yes    

Minnow dealer vehicle - exporting (r)

$ 15.00

  yes    

Minnow retail vehicle

$ 15.00

  yes    

Minnow retailer

$ 47.00

  yes    

Muskrat farm (r)

$ 11.00

  yes    

Shooting preserve - commercial (r)

$ 500.00

  yes    

Shooting preserve - private (r)

$ 100.00

  yes    

Taxidermy (r)

$ various

  yes    

Turtle - Recreational

$ 35.00

  yes    

Wild rice - dealer (r)

$ various

  yes    

Non-Resident Licenses

Fee

DNR License Agents DNR (St. Paul) Phone Sales Internet

Aquaculture

$ various

  yes    

Fish buyer retailer - international

$ 35.00

  yes    

Fish buyer retailer - Lake Superior

$ 35.00

  yes    

Fish buyer wholesaler - international

$ 300.00

  yes    

Frogs - purchase, possess and transport (nr)

$ 550.00

  yes    

Fur (raw) buyer - corporation (nr)

$ 500.00

  yes    

Fur buyer (nr)

$ 500.00

  yes    

Fur tanning and dressing

$ 16.50

  yes    

Guide - Lake Superior

$ various

  yes    

Minnow hauler (nr)

$ 700.00

  yes    

Minnow hauler vehicle (nr)

$ 15.00

  yes    

Minnow retail vehicle

$ 15.00

  yes    

Minnow retailer

$ 47.00

  yes