Call 1-800-392-1111 to report poaching and arson
Find the applications needed to obtain a commercial and confined wildlife permit.
For commercial fishing, bait dealer, and trout fishing area applications and forms.
For Class I, Class II, Wildlife Hobby, and Wildlife Rehabilitation applications and forms.
For Dog Training, Big Game, Game Bird and Hound Running Area applications and forms.
For taxidermy, deer processing, fur dealers and field and retriever trail applications and forms.
This is NOT a legal document. Regulations are subject to revision during the current year.
Refer to the Wildlife Code.
Before you hunt or fish this season, make sure to buy your Missouri hunting and fishing permits. General information about permits.
See if you qualify for permit exemptions
Take this simple quiz to determine if you qualify for a no-cost or reduced-cost landowner permit.
See if you qualify for landowner permits.
If you're a Missouri resident and in the National Guard or reserve forces, you may be eligible for reduced cost permits or exceptions. Learn more about military permits.
The card makes buying hunting and fishing permits easy.
Learn more about the permit card.
Apprentice hunters can purchase firearms hunting permits and hunt in the immediate presence of a mentor.
Learn more about apprentice hunters.
Learn more about how to enroll in the Permit Auto-Renewal Service.
We protect and manage the fish, forest, and wildlife of the state. We facilitate and provide opportunity for all citizens to use, enjoy, and learn about these resources.