Surplus hunting licenses and permits

Last update: Tuesday, November 15, 2022 @ 10:57 am CST


Surplus permits for all deer permit areas are sold out, including those listed below.



Permit areaPermits available
  • Permits are sold on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Permits become available at 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 3, at any DNR license agent or online.
  • A firearm or muzzleloader deer license must be on file or purchased at the same time to obtain a surplus permit.
  • There is no fee for these surplus permits.