Important Information for All Buyers
  1. You will need a valid Driver's License in order to purchase a license through our online system.
  2. We accept Visa and MasterCard for payment of your licenses, donations and other purchases.
  3. Fishing Licenses, Trapping Licenses and Marine Registrations MUST BE PRINTED IMMEDIATELY UPON COMPLETION OF THE SALE.
    This will serve as your legal license document. You will not receive anything in the mail. Please be sure to have a printer available upon request.
  4. Hunting License and privileges and associated carcass tags must be mailed. Please allow 10 to 14 business days for receipt. Please visit a License Issuing Agent if you wish to hunt immediately.
  5. First time users of this website who previously held a NY sporting license must enter their name and date of birth exactly as it appears on their sporting license so that their existing record can be located and accessed.
  6. If you have any questions or need assistance, please call 1-866-933-2257 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM EST.
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