Fishing Licenses

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Fishing licenses are available during office hours. The types of licenses available and their costs are outlined in the table below. 

Type of LicenseAgeCostIssuing FeeTotal
Senior Resident65-up$10.00$1.70$11.70
Senior Resident – Lifetime65-up$50.00$1.70$51.70
Seven-Day Tourist16-up$33.00$1.70$34.70
Three-Day Tourist16-up$25.00$1.70$26.70
Trout Salmon Permit16-up$  8.00$1.70$  9.70
NOTE: You qualify for a RESIDENT fishing license if you are a bona fide resident of Pennsylvania. You must show positive proof of permanent residency to qualify for a Resident license. Senior Resident and Lifetime licenses are available to those persons at anytime during the year in which they will become age 65.


Please note: The PA Fish & Boat Commission is now able to issue fishing licenses directly online. The Commission has a very comprehensive website. Visit the main page by clicking here.

Last Updated: 07/21/14 12:15:29
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