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​Elk Hunt Application Deadline is April 30th.  Get it online now!

 Resident Commercial License Fees

These licenses are only available from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Frankfort Office.  Call 1-800-858-1549 for information.

 

License Cost Expires
Live Bait Dealers License each place of business $50.00 12/31
Musselling License 400.00 2/28
Mussel Buyers License 600.00 2/28
Taxidermist License 150.00 12/31
Commercial Guide License 150.00 12/31
Fur Processors License 150.00 3/31
e 50.00 Effective 4/1 - 3/31
Commercial Shooting Preserve Operator's License 150.00 Effective 7/1 - 6/30
Non-Commercial Captive Wildlife propagation (3 year) 75.00 3 years from date of issue
Non-Commercial Captive Cervid (3 year ) 75.00 3 years from date of issue
Commercial Captive Wildlife Permit 150.00 1 year from date of issue
Captive Cervid Permit 150.00 1 year from date of issue
Commercial Fish Propagation Permit 50.00 12/31
Wildlife Transportation Permit 25.00 Expiration varies - approval by department
Wildlife Transportation Permit (Annual) 250.00 1 year from date of issue
Scientific Wildlife Collecting Permit (Educational) 25.00 12/31
Scientific Wildlife Collecting Permit 100.00 12/31
Commercial Nuisance Control Permit 100.00 2/28
Commercial Waterfowl Shooting Permit Fee (Operator's License) 150.00 End of waterfowl season
Pay Lake License (First 2 acres, additional acres $20 each) 150.00 12/31
Falconry Permit (3 years) 75.00 3 years from date of issue
Special Commercial Net Fishing Permit 600.00 Effective 11/1 - 2/28
Shoot to Retrieve Field Trial Permit (Per Trial) 75.00 N/A
Shoot to Retrieve Field Trial Permit (Single Day) 25.00 N/A
Commercial Fishing License w/block of 10 150.00 2/28
Gear Tags Blocks of 10 only 15.00 2/28
Rehabilitation Permit 25.00 12/31
Boat Dock Permit 70.00 N/A
Shoreline Use Permit 100.00-300.00 12/31/2024
Peabody Group Permit 25.00 N/A
Peabody Group Permit (Annual) 250.00 2/28
Roe-bearing Fish Harvester's Permit 500.00 Effective 10/15 - 5/31
Roe-bearing Fish Buyer's Permit 500.00 Effective 10/15 - 6/5
Fish Transportation Permit 25.00 Expires 12/31