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Recreational Licenses, Permits, Stamps & Conservation Access Passes


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ADVISORY: All persons born after Jan. 1, 1967 must satisfactorily complete an approved Hunter Education Course before applying for a Delaware Hunting License. A completed Hunter Education Course from another state may be used to meet this requirement. Visit the Hunter Education Program to sign up for a course or visit Hunter Education Access to retrieve your Delaware Hunter Safety Number (HSN) using your last name, date of birth and last four digits of your Social Security Number. Please call 302-735-3600 Ext. 1, Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., if you need assistance with obtaining your Delaware HSN. For another state’s HSN, please contact that state directly.

Purchase Licenses, Passes, Permits & Stamps Online*
*NOTE: Online license purchasers must have a printer available to be able to print out their license at time of purchase.

Conservation Access Pass Information*
*NOTE: Effective July 1, 2017, a Conservation Access Pass is required for all registered motor vehicles
accessing Delaware’s State Wildlife Areas.

Purchase Licenses, Passes, Permits & Stamps in Person
A listing of State licensing agents

Hunter/Trapper Online Registration System
Register a deer
Get a HIP Number
Get a LEN (License-Exempt Hunter Number)
Get a Trapper Identification Number
Conservation Order snow goose permit and reporting

Online FIN Registration
(Fisherman Information Network)

Deer Damage Assistance Programs

Lost Your Recreational License, Pass, Permit or Stamp? 

Mail-in Applications (Licenses not available online)
Applications and information are also available by calling 302-739-9918

Delaware License Laws and Regulations

Contact Us

For licensing questions, contact Danielle Davis at 302-739-9918 or

 The Delaware Division of Child Support Services has the authority, under Federal Welfare Reform Legislation (Title 42 of the US Code, Section 666 (a) (13) ), to collect Social Security Numbers for individuals who purchase recreational hunting and fishing licenses. For more information, click here



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