Minnesota Fishing License

Buy A Minnesota Fishing License Online Today.

You are required to possess a valid Minnesota fishing license if you’re 16 or older and want to fish in Minnesota.

Annual Minnesota fishing licenses allow you to fish from March 1 to the last day of February the following year (12 months).

In most cases, residents of Minnesota don’t need a license if you’re fishing in a state park.

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 Minnesota fishing license cost online?

Fishing licenses in Minnesota can range from about $5.00 for a Resident Youth fishing license to just under $1,200.00 for a Nonresident Lifetime fishing license. Take a look below for all the resident and nonresident fishing licenses and prices.

Minnesota Resident Fishing License Prices

Minnesota Resident Annual Fishing License: Code 111

$25.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident 1-Day (24 hours) Fishing License: Code 110

$12.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident 3-Day (72 hours) Fishing License: Code 140

$14.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident 3-Year Fishing License: Code 141

$71.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Married Couple Fishing License: Code 112

$40.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Dark House Rental Fishing License: Code 120

$30.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Dark House Shelter Fishing License: Code 119

$15.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Military Fishing License: 

FREE See RULES Here

Minnesota Resident Netting White Tulibee Herring Fishing License: Code 115

$10.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Spearing From Dark House Fishing License: Code 113

$6.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Dark House 3-Year Rental Fishing License: Code 132

$87.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Dark House 3-Year Fishing License: Code 131

$42.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Youth Ages 16 – 17 Fishing License: Code 138

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Conservation Combo Fishing License: Code 106 – This license allows for a combined angling limit that is half of that of the normal Married Couple license (Code 112).

$27.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Conservation Annual Fishing License: Code 105 – This license allows for an angling limit that is half of that of the normal Annual license (Code 111).

$17.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Tournament Fishing License: 

VARIES See PRICES Here

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Angling Renewal License: Code 411 – Free Annual Angling Renewal for Lifetime Fishing License holder.

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Minnesota Resident Sports Combo License: Code 217 – Valid for a legally married resident couple age 18 and older, provided fishing license for both and small game hunting for primary customer. 

$57.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Sports License: Code 216 – Valid for residents age 18 and older for angling and small game hunting.

$41.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Super Sports License: Code 142 – Super sports license includes fishing,small game, state trout, waterfowl and pheasant stamps. Choice of firearm,archery or muzzleloader deer license after August 1.

$100.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Super Sports Combo License: Code 143 – Combination Super Sports License includes married couple fishing only (as recognized by MN state law), small game for primary buyer, 2 state trout stamps, waterfowl and pheasant stamps for primary buyer. Choice of firearm,archery or muzzleloader deer license after August 1.

$126.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Fishing Stamp and Permit Prices

Minnesota Resident Trout Stamp – Without Pictorial: Code 128

$10.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Trout Stamp – With Pictorial: Code 129

$10.75  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Walleye Stamp – Without Pictorial: Code 134 – Not required to legally catch walleye

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Walleye Stamp – With Pictorial: Code 135 – Not required to legally catch walleye

$5.75  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Sturgeon Tag: Code 130

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Disability – Angling/Spearing Permit: 

FREE See RULES Here

Minnesota Resident Disability – Angling/Spearing Special Annual Permit: Code 107

FREE See RULES Here

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Fishing License Prices

NOTE: See rules for the Resident Lifetime Licenses below.

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 3 and Under: 

$344.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 4 – 15: 

$469.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 16 – 50: 

$574.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Resident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 51 and Over: 

$379.00  BUY NOW

How much does a Minnesota nonresident fishing license cost online?

Minnesota Nonresident Fishing License Prices

Minnesota Nonresident Annual Fishing License: Code 121

$121.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident 1-Day (24 Hours) Fishing License: Code 139

$14.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident 3-Day (72 Hours) Fishing License: Code 127

$36.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident 7-Day Fishing License: Code 126

$43.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident 14-Day Fishing License: Code 125

$54.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Family Fishing License: Code 124

$68.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Shelter Fishing License: Code 1116

$37.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Shelter 7-Day Fishing License: Code 1117

$21.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Spearing From Dark House Fishing License: Code 118

$17.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Youth Ages 16 – 17 or Youth Own Fishing License: Code 205

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Fishing Permit and Stamp Prices

Minnesota Nonresident Trout Stamp – Without Pictorial: Code 128

$10.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Trout Stamp – With Pictorial: Code 129

$10.75  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Walleye Stamp – Without Pictorial: Code 134 – Not required to legally catch walleye

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Walleye Stamp – With Pictorial: Code 135 – Not required to legally catch walleye

$5.75  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Sturgeon Tag: Code 130

$5.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Lifetime Fishing License Prices

NOTE: See rules for the Nonresident Lifetime Licenses below.

Minnesota Nonresident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 3 and Under: 

$821.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 4 – 15: 

$1,046.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 16 – 50: 

$1,191.00  BUY NOW

Minnesota Nonresident Lifetime Fishing License – Ages 51 and Over: 

$794.00  BUY NOW

Where can I buy a Minnesota fishing license?

By phone at (888) 665-4236

Physical MDNR Office

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All information listed above can also be seen on the fishing license page of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website.