Minnesota license seasons run from March 1st through the last day of February of the following year. We are currently in the 2016 license year and selling 2016 licenses which run through February 28th 2017.

The 2017 license year does not begin until March 1, 2017, and do not go on sale until February 18th, 2017.

Online sales to RESIDENTS and NONRESIDENTS for the following:

  • Hunting license
  • Fishing license
  • Safety certificate
  • Ski pass
  • Trail sticker
  • Hunting lottery application
  • Harvest registration
  • ATV, ORV, OHM, snowmobile and boat renewal

Minnesota residents

Before you begin your purchase

Purchasing information

  • Click on one of the buttons below.
  • Enter your customer identification information.
    • If you are unable to locate your customer information and you are a nonresident or a resident under age 21, click "Create New Customer". You will then be asked to indicate your residency status. Available licenses will be displayed based on your residency.
  • Pay for your purchase.
    • We accept VISA, MasterCard, or E-check to pay for your licenses.
    • A 3% convenience fee will be added to your total. In addition, $1.65 will be added to your total if the license is required to be mailed.
  • Print the confirmation of your purchase and/or print your license/pass/certificate.
    Note: You cannot participate in the activity with the confirmation page.

    • You will be able to print and use most license/passes/certificates immediately; however, if your purchase cannot be printed because it requires a tag or sticker (i.e., deer, bear, turkey, shelter) you must wait for it to arrive in the mail before participating in the activity.
    • Licenses that require a tag or sticker should be received by US postal mail within 5 to 10 business days from the date of your online purchase.
    • Temporary vehicle and boat registration receipts can be printed and are valid for 21 days until you receive your registration documents by mail.
    • If you fail to receive your tag, license or sticker within 10 days please contact AOHFMNWebmaster@activenetwork.com .

Please click here  to verify that your browser is set up to print PDFs correctly before purchasing a license.

Difficulty with web application or need assistance: Email AOHFMNWebmaster@activenetwork.com (response within 48 hours) or call 1-888-773-8450.
You may also purchase your license over the phone by calling 1-888-665-4236 (license sales only).
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