Georgia Fishing License

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Georgia requires anglers age 16 and older to have a valid Georgia fishing license in their possession while fishing in fresh or saltwater.

– Basic fishing privileges in Georgia cover fishing in fresh (except mountain trout) and saltwater and access to the state properties.

Saltwater fishing in Georgia requires the additional free Saltwater Information Program (SIP) permit. 

Mountain trout fishing in Georgia requires an additional Trout License and is required for age 16 and older. Some licenses include this privilege. A license that covers basic fishing privileges is prerequisite to this license.

Annual licenses are valid for 365 days after date of purchase and may be stacked to create a license of any year duration.

PRICES DISCLOSURE: We do our best to stay current, but prices can change without notice to us. The prices below may or may not be the exact current prices for the license(s) listed.

How much does a Georgia fishing license cost?

Fishing licenses in Georgia can range from about $3.00 for a Disabled Annual fishing license to about $1,500.00 for a Nonresident Grandchild Lifetime Sportsman’s License. Take a look below for all the resident and nonresident fishing licenses and prices.

Georgia Resident Fishing License Prices

Georgia Resident Annual Fishing License | Ages 16 – 64

$15.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident 1-Day Fishing License

$5.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Optional Youth Fishing License | Ages 12 – 15Privileges for the multi-year Youth License last until the person’s 17th birthday.

$10.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Disabled Annual Fishing License

$3.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Disabled 3-Year Fishing License

$9.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Annual Combo Fish/Hunt License

$30.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident 1-Day Combo Fish/Hunt License

$5.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Additional Day Combo Fish/Hunt License: Purchase up to 10 additional consecutive days to extend daily fishing license.

$1.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Sportsman’s License Prices

NOTE for Sportsman’s Licenses below: A Sportsman’s License provides all state paid hunting and fishing privileges. A Sportsman’s license of annual or longer duration requires completion of a qualifying hunter education course.

Georgia Resident Annual Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$65.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Senior Annual Sportsman’s License | Ages 65 and Older

$7.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident 1-Day Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$25.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Additional Day Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$3.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Youth Sportsman’s License (Optional) | Ages 15 and Under Resident youth hunters age 15 and under can get a Youth Sportsman’s License. The youth must complete hunter education in order to hunt without supervision or to hunt after their 16th birthday under this license.

$15.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident 1-Time Honorary Veteran 1-Year Sportsman’s License 

FREE  GET NOW

Georgia Resident Disability Annual Sportsman’s License 

$5.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Disability 3-Year Sportsman’s License 

$15.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Military & Veterans Lifetime Sportsman’s: Honorably Discharged Only. Must have copy of Georgia picture ID, Copy of DD 214, and copy of Hunter Education Card.

$600.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Lifetime Sportsman’s License Prices

NOTE for the Lifetime Sportsman’s Licenses below, application process is required.

Georgia Resident Infant Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages Under 2 

$500.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Youth Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 2 – 15 

$600.00   BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Adult Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 49 

$750.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Older Adult Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 50 – 59 

$375.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Senior Discount Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 60 – 64:  

$315.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Senior Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 65 and Older:  

$70.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Senior Lifetime Fishing License | Ages 65 and Older:  

$35.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident FREE Senior Lifetime Sportsman’s | Ages 65 and Older: Resident must have been born on or before June 30, 1952.

FREE  GET NOW

Georgia Resident Fishing Permit and Stamp Prices

Georgia Resident Annual Trout Stamp: 

$10.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident 1-Day Trout Stamp: 

$5.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Additional Day Trout Stamp: Purchase up to 10 additional stamps to extend daily trout fishing privileges.

$1.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Resident Annual SIP Permit: 

FREE  GET NOW

How much does a Georgia nonresident fishing license cost?

Georgia Nonresident Fishing License Prices

Georgia Nonresident Annual Fishing License | Ages 16 and Older: 

$50.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident 1-Day Fishing License | Ages 16 and Older: 

$10.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Additional Day Fishing License | Ages 16 and Older: Purchase up to 10 additional consecutive days to extend daily fishing license.

$3.50  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Sportsman’s License Prices

Georgia Nonresident Annual Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$400.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident 1-Day Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$170.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Additional Day Sportsman’s License | Ages 16 – 64

$20.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Youth Sportsman’s License (Optional) | Ages 15 and Under Resident youth hunters age 15 and under can get a Youth Sportsman’s License. The youth must complete hunter education in order to hunt without supervision or to hunt after their 16th birthday under this license.

$50.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Lifetime Sportsman’s License Prices

NOTE for the Lifetime Sportsman’s License below, application process is required.

Georgia Nonresident Infant Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages Under 2 

$500.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Grandchild Lifetime Sportsman’s License | Ages 2 – 15 

$1,500.00 BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Permit and Stamp Prices

Georgia Nonresident Annual Trout Stamp: 

$25.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident 1-Day Trout Stamp: 

$10.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Additional Day Trout Stamp: Purchase up to 10 additional stamps to extend daily trout fishing privileges.

$10.00  BUY NOW

Georgia Nonresident Annual SIP Permit: 

FREE  GET NOW

Where can I buy a Georgia fishing license?

Authorized Vendor List

By phone at (800) 366-2661

Here are some of the best places to fish in Georgia.

All information listed above can also be seen on the Fishing Licenses page of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources website.