Hunting and Fishing

Hunting and Fishing Licenses

Florida residents can purchase one-year and five-year Florida hunting and fishing licenses online. Non-residents also can purchase shorter term licenses online.

Purchase hunting and fishing licenses online now. The tax collector serves as an agent of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission by being the primary source for the sale and issuance of a variety of hunting and fishing licenses. Various outlets, such as “bait and tackle” dealers and sporting goods stores, are authorized to sell and issue these licenses as well.

Hunting and fishing licenses also may be purchased or renewed by telephone for an additional fee. A valid hunting and/or fishing license must be carried on his or her person when participating in these activities.

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Hunting License Fees
Freshwater Fishing License Fees
Saltwater Fishing License Fees

Electronic Payments

The Escambia County Tax Collector has implemented a payment program that allows customers to pay for their transactions by credit card (Visa, Discover, MasterCard, or American Express) or by electronic check. (A 2.35% convenience fee, $2 minimum, for each transaction is charged by the service provider for credit card transactions and $1 for electronic check transactions.) Hunting and fishing licenses can be purchased with credit cards or electronic checks by calling 850-438-6500 x3252.

Florida residents can purchase one-year and five-year Florida hunting and fishing licenses online. Non-residents also can purchase shorter term licenses online.

Purchase hunting and fishing licenses online now.

Download the current Recreational Saltwater Regulations for Florida State Waters.

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