How to purchase/renew Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses

Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses for the 2018-2019 seasons are available for purchase starting June 1, 2018, and valid until June 30, 2019.

Multiple Ways To Purchase New Licenses

Residents have a variety of options to purchase new licenses.

Hunting and fishing licenses can be purchased at:

  • online by visiting
  • local license vendors
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries offices in Baton Rouge, Opelousas, Lake Charles, Pineville, and Monroe

Visa, MasterCard, and Discover are accepted for online license purchases.

For assistance with online purchases contact LDWF’s 24-hour help desk at 888-362-LDWF (5393).

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Source: WAFB

Reprint and Auto-Renew

The LDWF has transitioned to a new license sales system which allows hunters and anglers to reprint copies of their hunting and fishing licenses at any time at no charge.

Residents can also create an online account and sign up to auto-renew their hunting and fishing licenses.

For more information about licenses and regulations visit the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ website at

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