Get a Georgia Fishing License

Over one million resident anglers fish Georgia’s diverse waterways that consist of streams, lakes, reservoirs and coastline. Before you join the ranks of Georgia anglers, you will need to purchase your GA fishing license and read the state fishing regulations. You can purchase a Georgia fishing license online, from a license agent or by phone.

Get a Georgia Fishing License

GEORGIA FISHING LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Do you know what fishing laws apply in the state of Georgia? Before you plan a fishing trip, check the current GA sport fishing regulations.

IT’S NOT A FEE, IT’S A CONTRIBUTION
Since the funds from your GA fishing license purchase help to support state conservation activities, why not learn more about how you, as an individual angler, can contribute to preserving our local fisheries as well? Get specific tips on how you can do your part to respect our waters while minimizing your impact on the outdoors and water resources.

GEORGIA FISHING LICENSE INFORMATION

  • There are a number of Georgia fishing license options available such as resident, non-resident and lifetime licenses that are valid for different lengths of time.
  • Anyone age 16 and older must have a fishing license for freshwater or saltwater fishing in Georgia.
  • Your Georgia fishing license is good for one full year from the day of purchase.