Indiana Fishing License

Buy An Indiana Fishing License Online Today.

All annual Indiana fishing licenses and stamp privileges are valid from April 1 of the current year through March 31 of the following year (12 full months).

An Indiana resident is defined as an individual that has established a true fixed and permanent home and primary residence in Indiana for 60 consecutive days prior to purchasing a fishing license or permit and not claim residency for hunting, trapping or fishing in another state or country. All others are nonresidents.

– Fishing licenses are available online, by phone and at authorized licensed vendors.

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 an Indiana fishing license cost online?

Fishing licenses in Indiana can range from under $3.00 for a Resident Disabled VET license to under $40.00 for a Nonresident Annual fishing license. Take a look below for all the resident and nonresident fishing licenses and prices.

Indiana Resident Fishing License Prices

Indiana Resident Combo Fishing/Hunting License:

$25.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Annual Fishing License:

$17.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident 1-Day Fishing License: Includes Trout/Salmon

$9.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Annual Senior Fishing License: Indiana residents who are at least 64 years old AND were born after March 31, 1943 need to purchase a senior fishing license to fish in Indiana.

$3.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Senior “Fish-For-Life” License: Indiana residents who are at least 64 years old AND were born after March 31, 1943 need to purchase a senior fishing license to fish in Indiana. Senior Fish-for-Life include the trout/salmon stamp. The Senior Fish-for-Life license is valid for the rest of the holder’s life.

$17.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Voluntary Annual Senior Fishing License: Indiana residents who were born before April 1, 1943 are exempt from needing a fishing license when fishing in Indiana waters, but are able to purchase a Voluntary Senior Fishing License, which supports fisheries conservation and public access in Indiana.

$3.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Trout/Salmon Stamp Privilege: 

$11.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Disabled American Veteran Fish and Hunt License: Does not include deer or turkey.

$2.75  BUY NOW

Indiana Resident Duplicate (replacement) Fishing License: You can reprint your license online for free up to five days after you purchased your license.

$3.00  BUY NOW

How much does an Indiana nonresident fishing license cost online?

Indiana Nonresident Fishing License Prices

Indiana Nonresident Annual Fishing License:

$35.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Nonresident 1-Day Fishing License: Includes Trout/Salmon

$9.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Nonresident 7-Day Fishing License: 

$20.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Nonresident Trout/Salmon Stamp Privilege: 

$11.00  BUY NOW

Indiana Nonresident Duplicate (replacement) Fishing License: You can reprint your license online for free up to five days after you purchased your license.

$3.00  BUY NOW

Where can I buy an Indiana fishing license?

By Mail – See Address Here

To buy a Nonresident Fishing License in-person, go to the Customer Service Center in Indianapolis: 

Indiana Government Center South,
402 W. Washington St., Room W160
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2739
Customer Service Center hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., call (317) 232-4200, Monday through Friday.

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