Licenses and Permits


Online License Sales and Services

  • Buy or renew a license, tag, report card, lands pass, warden stamp, and more!
  • Enter drawings or check draw results
  • Pay your Lake or Streambed Alteration Agreement or Cannabis Remediation Fee
  • Update your CDFW customer profile or add an email address 
  • Opt-in/out for License Reminders and CDFW News!
  • Report fishing or hunting harvest reports


CDFW Lands Pass Requirements - CDFW has suspended the lands pass program at some locations, until further notice, in response to a request from other state agencies. You can view a list of the properties that are continuing to require the lands pass at: lands pass properties (PDF). For more information about this program, please visit the lands pass web page.

Permits and Business Licenses

Directory of Licenses, Permits and Certificates Game Breeders, Aquaculture, Fur Dealers, Guides, Hunt Clubs, Scientific Collecting, Trappers, Restricted Species, and more