Hunting and Trapping Licenses

 
Hunting, habitat fee, fur harvester and lifetime hunting for citizens 65 and over; and various
special season licenses are sold at the Recorder's office. This office can also issue
non-resident licenses. If you were born after Jan. 1, 1972 you must satisfactorily complete
a hunter education course in order to obtain a hunting license. Call the office for details.
Combination Licenses
Resident Hunting/Habitat
$30.00
NR Hunting/Habitat 18+
$123.00
NR Hunting/Habitat <18
$43.00
Hunter's Special 3 Yr Hunt/Hab
$86.00
Outdoor Combo Hunt/Fish/Hab
$47.00
Res Fur Harvester/Habitat 16+
$33.50
NR Fur Harvester/Habitat
$213.00
Other-Resident
Resident Ginseng Harvest
$37.00
Resident Ginseng Grower
$2.00
Resident Retail Bait Dealer
$32.50
Resident Taxidermy
$17.00
Hunter Education Certificate
$4.00
Other-Nonresident
Nonresident Ginseng Harvest
$67.00
NR Fur Dealer 1 Day/Location
$252.00
Resident Hunting/Trapping
Resident Hunting
$19.00
Resident Habitat Fee
$13.00
Resident Migratory Bird Fee
$10.00
Resident Fur Harvester
$22.50
Resident Fur Harvester Under 16
$7.50
Resident Lifetime Hunting
$52.50
Resident Hunting Preserve
$7.00
Nonresident Hunting/Trapping
NR Hunting 18 and Older
$112.00
Nonresident Hunting Under 18
$32.00
Nonresident Habitat Fee
$13.00
NR Migratory Bird Fee
$10.00
Nonresident Fur Harvester
$202.00
Nonresident Hunting Preserve
$7.00
Nonresident Hunting Preserve Under 16 - Ed Exempt
$7.00
Nonresident Falconry
$28.00

**In addition, a Non-Resident Hunting License and Habitat Fee are required.

We have forms for the Annual Free Fishing or combine Hunting and Fishing License for low income 65 or older or low income permanently disabled. The completed forms are processed by the DNR in Des Moines. You can contact them at (515) 281-8688. For additional information you can also visit the DNR website at www.iowadnr.gov