Department of Fish & Wildlife (CDFW)
The mission of the Department of Fish and Wildlife is to manage California's diverse fish, wildlife, and plant resources, and the habitats upon which they depend, for their ecological values and for their use and enjoyment by the public.
General Information: 916-445-0411
Get a Fishing License
You must be at least 18 years of age, and authorized to make online purchases. You will need either a Visa or MasterCard to make a purchase. To purchase a license you must provide the licensee's information including identity (i...
General Information: 800-565-1458
Find a Hunter Education Course
In an effort to raise safety and conservation awareness, California’s first hunter education law was enacted in 1954. California requires hunter education training for those who have never held a California hunting license, who do not have a hunter education certificate, or who do not have a hunting license from another state or province issued within the past two years. Students may choose between two class format options...
General Information: 916-653-1235