Required licenses are available from most sporting goods shops, large department stores, or your county treasurer’s office. It is also possible to purchases licenses online at the website for the Pennsylvania Game Commission. Fees depend upon the type of license, the age of the applicant, and the applicant’s residency status. Hunter’s education is required for individuals who have not previously qualified for a permit. For a schedule of hunting/trapping courses or other information about hunting, fishing, or boating, contact the Pennsylvania Game Commission:

PGC Southcentral Region
Huntingdon 877-877-9107
Adams, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, and Perry counties.

PGC Southeast Region
Reading 877-877-9470
Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York.


Watercraft Registration

Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission
Harrisburg 717-705-7800

Boat Registration Helpline

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