Choose the appropriate activity from the options below. Viewing the guidance before starting an application is recommended.
Apply for a Fish and Wildlife ID and residency and hunting credentials. Status First Nations are only required to register when applying for limited entry hunting. Please note that all hunters who wish to buy a hunting licence must meet the eligibility criteria set out in regulation and have a Fish and Wildlife ID.
Apply for the following licences: resident, non-resident, non-resident alien, youth and initiation hunting licences; species licences; Fraser Valley and Gulf Islands special area licences; and upland game bird licence.
Submit an application to enter a draw to win an authorization to hunt a specific species in a specific area, which would not normally be available in open season hunting.
Annual purchase of BC residential hunting licence. Allows holder to hunt game which does not require a species tag and is a pre-requisite to applying for a species tag. Wildlife Permit - General
Apply for a permit to accompany a non-resident or non-resident alien to hunt big game in British Columbia.