Commercial game & fish licenses

Notice

Social Security Number collection information (Requirement for anyone buying hunting or fishing licenses.

Commercial licenses applications require a Federal Employer Identification number, MN Tax Identification number or Social Security Number. Commercial licenses are issued at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources license center located at 500 Lafayette Rd. St Paul, MN 55155-4040.

 

Using this page: Click go in the table below to find license agents, get applications or purchase licenses by phone or the Internet.

Note: Price does not include any additional fees charged ($1.00 agent fee).

Angling licenses are valid from March 1 through February 28 of the following year. Hunting licenses are valid from March 1 through February 28 of the following year. Please see regulations handbook for exact dates/times for specific licenses.

Resident Licenses | Non-Resident Licenses

Resident Licenses

Fee

DNR License Agents DNR (St. Paul) Phone Sales Internet

Aquaculture

$ various

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Bear Outfitter(r)

$ 82.50

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Commercial netting of fish

$ various

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Fish buyer retailer - international

$ 35.00

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Fish buyer retailer - Lake Superior

$ 35.00

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Fish buyer wholesale - Lake Superior (r)

$ 150.00

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Fish buyer wholesaler - international

$ 300.00

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Fish packer (r)

$ 40.00

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Fish vendor (r)

$ 70.00

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Frogs - purchase, possess, and transport (r)

$ 220.00

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Frogs - take, possess, transport, sell (r)

$ 35.00

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Fur (raw) buyer - corporation (r)

$ 110.00

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Fur (raw) buyer - partnership (r)

$ 110.00

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Fur (raw) dealer (r)

$ 110.00

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Fur buyer - supplemental (r)

$ 55.00

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Fur tanning and dressing

$ 16.50

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Game farm (r)

$ 16.50

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Ginseng - buy or sell (r)

$ 5.00

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Guide - Lake Superior

$ various

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Horse Trail Pass

$ various

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Master Bear Outfitter (r)

$ 165.00

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Minnow dealer (r)

$ 310.00

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Minnow dealer - exporting (r)

$ 700.00

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Minnow dealer vehicle (r)

$ 15.00

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Minnow dealer vehicle - exporting (r)

$ 15.00

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Minnow retail vehicle

$ 15.00

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Minnow retailer

$ 47.00

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Shooting preserve - commercial (r)

$ 500.00

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Shooting preserve - private (r)

$ 100.00

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Taxidermy (r)

$ various

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Turtle - Recreational

$ 25.00

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Wild rice - dealer (r)

$ various

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Non-Resident Licenses

Fee

DNR License Agents DNR (St. Paul) Phone Sales Internet

Aquaculture

$ various

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Fish buyer retailer - international

$ 35.00

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Fish buyer retailer - Lake Superior

$ 35.00

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Fish buyer wholesaler - international

$ 300.00

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Frogs - purchase, possess and transport (nr)

$ 550.00

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Fur (raw) buyer - corporation (nr)

$ 500.00

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Fur buyer (nr)

$ 500.00

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Fur tanning and dressing

$ 16.50

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Guide - Lake Superior

$ various

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Minnow hauler (nr)

$ 700.00

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Minnow hauler vehicle (nr)

$ 15.00

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Minnow retail vehicle

$ 15.00

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Minnow retailer

$ 47.00

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