New - Login to Access eLicense
Buy your hunting, fishing, snowmobile and ORV licenses here on the official MI DNR eLicense site.
You must create an account and login to access eLicense. After logging in you will be able to do the following:
- Purchase licenses and permits and apply for drawings (such as bear and elk)
- View your purchase history up to three years
- Reprint or save to your mobile device any valid license that is legal to be carried electronically (excludes kill tags, ORV or snowmobile)
Take a video tour of the new system
This video will walk you through how to use some of the new features.
Antlerless deer applications: July 15 – Aug. 15
Junior antlerless deer licenses also can be purchased over the counter during this time. See antlerless deer license quotas. Find more information about seasons, regulations and more in the Antlerless Deer Digest.
Fall turkey applications: July 1 - Aug. 1
Find detailed information about fall turkey regulations, management units, hunting hours and more in the Fall Turkey Digest, and find a place to hunt using our online tools.
Pure Michigan Hunt applications: now through Dec. 31
You could win a prize package valued at over $4,000, including licenses for elk, bear, spring and fall turkey, antlerless deer and first pick at a Managed Waterfowl Hunt Area. Each $5 application helps fund Michigan's wildlife habitat restoration and management. Learn more at michigan.gov/pmh.
License application reminders by text
Text "MIDNR HUNTAPP" to "64468" to start receiving hunt application reminders via text message. You’ll get a text reminder the day they go on sale, midway through the application period and on the last day they're available. You’ll also get a text when the results have been posted.