Licenses and Permits


The California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW) License and Revenue Branch, located at 1740 N. Market Boulevard in Sacramento, is being relocated to the newly constructed California Natural Resources Agency building in downtown Sacramento by October 2021. The new location will not have a public license sales counter.

Various licenses, permits, tags, and other entitlements continue to be available for purchase using the following sales channels:

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