2019 Hunting and Fishing Licenses Now Available!



A new year of hunting and fishing opportunity in Maine is just around the corner!

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The 2019 hunting and fishing licenses are now available for purchase online or at any of the more than 800 licensing agents statewide.


The state of Maine offers a wide range of hunting and fishing opportunities. Maine is nearly as large as all the other New England states combined, with over 17 million acres of forested land, 6,000 lakes and ponds and 32,000 miles of rivers and streams.


Buying a license is an easy and effective way to support Maine's fish and wildlife management efforts and a license is also the perfect gift for outdoor sporting enthusiasts.


To purchase a 2019 license online, go to: mefishwildlife.com 


Know before you go!


Being a responsible user of the Maine outdoors means staying informed of, and complying with, the current laws and rules. 


Our popular summary guides make it easy to find and follow the laws and rules that apply to you, no matter what outdoor activity you’re interested in. And now, our NEW digital formats allow you to quickly check a technical rule, look up best practices and more—from anywhere, anytime. Just visit mefishwildlife.com/laws

Maine's lifetime license 

A Maine lifetime license, which can be purchased for yourself or as a gift, allows the bearer to fish, trap, and/or hunt for their lifetime,
regardless of where they live in the future.

Youth lifetime licenses can be purchased for both residents and non-residents ages 15 and under. Maine resident senior lifetime licenses are available starting at age 65.


Learn more at mefishwildlife.com

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