Quick and easy access to recreational privileges in Iowa, including hunting, fishing, and specialty licenses:
Purchase Your Licenses Online
Buy your Hunting and Fishing license online today! We offer multi-year packages and combos for whatever you need to stay licensed.
Support conservation in Iowa by buying a natural resource plate for your vehicle.
Make your online reservation for state park cabins, camping sites and lodges.
Iowa DNR Customer Service
Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm CST
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Buy Your License Online
- Buy your Hunting/Fishing License
- Landowner Tenant Registration
- Check your Preference Points
- Check your Application Status
... All in one easy online system!
Turn In Poachers Hotline
If you witness or hear of poaching activity call the TIP HOTLINE (800) 532-2020 or visit our site and report it immediately.
Fishing and Hunting License Vendors
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Fishing and Hunting License Vendors Alphabetical listing by county (and state) of the over 900 hunting and fishing license sales agents for the State of Iowa.
Fishing Tournaments Authorization by the Department of Natural Resources is required to conduct a fishing tournament on public waters under the jurisdiction of the state.
Requires prior filing of necessary forms or an affidavit with the Des Moines Central Office. Call 515-725-8200 for assistance obtaining these forms.