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Alabama Resident Recreational Licenses & Fees

Where to Buy
B = Baldwin County / Mobile County Probate Offices Only
D = Conservation District Offices
H = Conservation Headquarters - Montgomery
I = Internet - www.outdooralabama.com
J = All Probate Judges / License Commissioners
M = Marine Resources - Dauphin Island / Gulf Shores
P = Point of Sale Agents
S = State Lakes (not all State Lakes can sell licenses)
T = Telephone Agent - 1-888-848-6887 (1-888-8-Hunt-Us)

The prices below are effective August 26, 2013:  

More information (application, laws, regulations, etc.) on these licenses can be found at:  http://www.outdooralabama.com/licenses/.

License Fee Description Where to Buy
Fishing - Freshwater $12.75 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to fish the freshwaters of Alabama. Includes Wildlife Heritage privileges. Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Fishing - Saltwater $22.40 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to fish the saltwaters of Alabama. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Fishing -Saltwater 7-day Trip (168 consecutive hours) $9.50 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to fish the saltwaters of Alabama for a one-time period of 168 hours, as selected and designated by the licensee to the issuing agent at the time of issuance. HIJDMPT
Fishing Saltwater Pier $6.00 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to fish from a public saltwater pier with no other license required. An annual or trip resident saltwater license may also be used to fish from a pier. Expires July 31. HIJMPT
Fishing (Disabled) $1.00 Allows a totally disabled resident to fish the salt and fresh waters of Alabama during their period of total disability. JDHM
Disabled Military Veterans Appreciation Freshwater $3.05 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to fish the freshwaters of Alabama. Includes Wildlife Heritage privileges. Must be certified by the U.S. Veterans Administration to be 20% or more disabled. Expires August 31. JDHM
Hunting - All Game  $25.55 Allows a resident age 16-64 to hunt all legal game within the state. Includes the Wildlife Heritage privileges. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Hunting - Small Game  $17.00 Allows a resident age 16-64 to hunt all legal game, except deer and turkey within the state. Includes the Wildlife Heritage privileges. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Disabled Military Veterans Appreciation Hunting License $13.30 Allows a resident aged 16-64 to hunt all game species in Alabama. Includes Wildlife Heritage privileges. Must be certified by the U.S. Veterans Administration to be 50% or more disabled. Expires August 31. JDHM
Disabled Military Veterans 3-day Event Hunting  $128.05 Allows for sanctioned events hosting disabled military veterans (residents and/or nonresidents) to hunt all game for 3 days in Alabama. Each license permits up to 10 disabled military veterans on one license. Must be cerified by U.S. Veterans Administration to be 50% or more disabled. Expires August 31. M
Wildlife Heritage $10.60 Allows residents 16-64 to fish in freshwater statewide with hook and line from the bank, fish in WFF operated Public Fishing Lakes (daily lake permits required), hunt small game, except waterfowl, on WFF WMA (WMA permit required), shoot on Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries managed shooting ranges and support wildlife. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Commercial Preserve 7-day Trip $10.00 Allows a resident to hunt on a licensed commercial fowl hunting preserve for seven consecutive days with no other license required. HIJDMPT
Duck Stamp State $6.00 Residents 16-64, in addition to a Hunting license and HIP stamp, the duck stamps (state and federal) are required to hunt migratory waterfowl within the state or its coastal waters. No physical stamp when issued electronically. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Duck Stamp Federal $15.00 Allows persons age 16 and over to hunt migratory waterfowl within the United States. Appropriate hunting license and HIP stamp also required. Expires June 30. U.S. Post Office
Wildlife Management Area $17.00 Required for hunting big game (deer or turkey) and waterfowl on WMA, in addition to the appropriate hunting license and a WMA map/permit (free). Shooting range users on WMA are required to have a valid hunting license, the WMA License, or Wildlife Heritage License. Expires August 31. HIJDMPT
Recreational Shrimp Boat $16.00 Allows a resident to take shrimp in the saltwaters of Alabama with a trawl 16 feet or less for non-commercial purposes. Expires September 30. BIM
Recreational Saltwater Gill Net $51.00 Allows residents to utilize a 300 foot or less gill net for noncommercial purposes in the saltwater of Alabama. Expires September 30. BIM
Spear Fishing $6.00 Allows residents to spear commercial or non-game fish in freshwater or saltwater completely submerged. Freshwater or saltwater fishing license also required. Expires August 31. HIMT
Tarpon Tag $51.00 Allows a person to possess or harvest a tarpon from the waters of Alabama. M
Optional Resident 65 Plus Freshwater Fishing $12.75 Allows residents 65 years old or older to fish the freshwater of Alabama Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Optional Resident 65 Plus Saltwater Fishing $22.40 Allows residents 65 years old or older to fish the saltwater of Alabama Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Optional Resident 65 Plus All Game Hunting $25.55 Allows residents 65 years old or older to to hunt all legal game within Alabama Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Optional Resident 65 Plus Small Game Hunting $17.00 Allows residents 65 years old or older to hunt all legal game, except deer or turkey, within Alabama Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Optional Resident 65 Plus Wildlife Heritage $10.60 Allows residents age 65 to fish in freshwater statewide with hook and line from the bank, fish in WFF operated Public Fishing Lakes (daily lake permits required), hunt small game, except waterfowl, on WFF WMA (WMA permit required), shoot on WFF managed shooting ranges and support wildlife. Expires August 31 HIJDMPT
Wire Baskets $2.00 - $6.00 Allows a resident to catch non-game fish in public freshwaters for personal consumption. Prices per basket vary depending on county. Typically, Maximum of 4 baskets, but not allowed in all counties. Contact your local district office for information. Expires September 30. JDHM

 


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