Nonresident Lifetime License

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Pass on a Maine Tradition .....and a Gift to Last a Lifetime!

What is a Nonresident Lifetime License?

Lifetime licenses for hunting, fishing, archery, and trapping are now available to nonresidents of Maine are 15 years of age or younger.

Your investment in a lifetime license for yourself or as a gift, will allow the bearer to fish, trap and/or hunt for their lifetime.

The lifetime license is not available through license agents and can only be obtained through IF&W's main office in Augusta either in person or by mail. Applications MUST be received by Inland Fisheries and Wildlife or postmarked BEFORE the child's 6th or 16th birthday.The application along with supporting documentation can be mailed to:

Nonresident Lifetime License
Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
284 State Street
41 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0041

Nonresident Lifetime License Fees

Applications MUST be received by Inland Fisheries and Wildlife or postmarked BEFORE the child's 6th or 16th birthday.
0 through 5 years of age
6 through 15 years of age
Fish
$200.00
Fish
$900.00
Hunt
$200.00
Hunt
$900.00
Archery
$200.00
Archery
$900.00
Trap
$200.00
Trap
$900.00
Fish & Hunt
$400.00
Fish & Hunt
$1,500.00
Fish & Archery
$400.00
Fish & Archery
$1,500.00
Hunt & Archery
$400.00
Hunt & Archery
$1,500.00
Fish, Hunt, & Archery
$600.00
Fish, Hunt, & Archery
$2,400.00


A great gift for the next generation!

To upgrade to an adult license a junior hunter who turns 16 years of age must show proof of completing the appropriate safety course. Please mail a copy of the safety course certificate and a copy of your lifetime license to the address below:

Nonresident Lifetime License
Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
284 State Street
41 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0041