Hunting and Fishing Licenses

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) offers a variety of hunting and fishing licenses that can be obtained online, via the “On The Go” app, or from the County Clerk's Office. 

  • For a list of Tennessee hunting and fishing licenses and fees, click here.
  • Annual licenses and permits are valid 365 days from the date of purchase, unless otherwise noted. Seasons are subject to change and license fees are also subject to change. Migratory bird seasons are determined by federal regulations.
  • Most licenses, except the Lifetime Sportsman License and specialty licenses, such as Wheelchair, Disabled Veteran, SSI (Supplemental Security Income), and Blind Fishing licenses, are available from most county clerks, sporting goods stores, hardware stores, boat docks, online, and from all TWRA offices.
  • For specialty licenses (Wheelchair, Disabled Veteran, SSI, Blind Fishing licenses, etc.), download an application here.
  • The Lifetime Sportsman License cannot be purchased online or from a TWRA license agent (county clerk, sporting goods store, etc.). An application must be completed and submitted directly to TWRA. Click here for additional information.

Misplaced your license...?    

  • All paper copies of licenses, including lifetime licenses, may be printed at no cost at Go Outdoors Tennessee at any time. You can also replace your license at any license agent for a fee of $8.00.

Additional Information

Guides, Rules, and Regulations

Big Game Check-In Information