Vermont has special licenses for Vermont seniors

PERMANENT LICENSE RESTRICTIONS

Senior Hunter
  • Until December 31, 2017, a permanent hunting and fishing license is available free to Vermont residents aged 70 and older.
  • Starting January 1, 2018 the eligible age will be 66 and there will be a one-time fee of $60.

Click here for more information on permanent licenses.

Please note:

  • Permanent license holders who wish to hunt for a second archery deer must purchase those as regular annual archery licenses.
  • Entries into the moose and antlerless lotteries or permits are not included with a permanent license.
  • Waterfowl stamps are not included with a permanent license, and must be purchased separately.

WHERE TO GET YOUR LICENSE

You can get a license online, at any license agent, at any district office, or through the mail to our Montpelier mailing address.

NEW TAGS

Permanent license holders should wait until all of the hunting seasons are over to replace a license when the tags have been used. Permanent licenses can be updated on January 1st of each year.

ANNUAL RENEWAL

You must update your permanent license annually.  You can do this by going online to a license agent , any district office, or by calling our Licensing office at (802) 828-1190.

Update your Permanent License