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Antlerless Deer Licenses & Applications

Fillable antlerless application form (PDF) Completed forms must be mailed in an official pink envelope, available at any issuing agent.
Affidavit for a Lost Antlerless License (PDF)
​Landowner Antlerless Application (PDF)

Antlerless Deer Application Schedules 2018

By Mail Only
Antlerless License (residents)Monday, July 9
Antlerless License (nonresidents)Monday, July 16
Unsold License, 1st RoundMonday, August 6
Unsold License, 2nd RoundMonday, August 20
 
Over-the-Counter sales
WMUs 2B, 5C, and 5DMonday, August 27
All other WMUs Monday, October 1

Doe License Availability

To see how many Antlerless Licenses are currently (nearly real time) available visit this link, Antlerless Deer License Availability.

To check the status of an Antlerless Deer License Application:

Go towww.pa.wildlifelicense.com. Click on the "Purchase Fishing and/or Hunting License Permit and or Application / Replace License and or Permit" option, which includes the ability to "Check on the status of an Antlerless Deer or Elk Application," scroll down and click on the "Start Here" button at the bottom of the page. At this page, choose one of the identification options below to check your records, fill in the necessary information and click on the "Continue" button. Click on the appropriate residency status, which will display your current personal information. At the bottom of the page, choose the "Check on the status of any Lottery Application" button, and then hit "Continue."

I haven't received my license yet:

County treasurers have until September 10, 2018 to mail back regular and first round unsold antlerless deer licenses, and until September 24, 2018 to mail out second round of unsold antlerless deer licenses.

Who to contact with questions about your application or license:

Please contact the County Treasurer that processed your license with specific inquiries about your application or Antlerless Deer License.

Unsold licenses in 2B, 5C and 5D

Applications for an unlimited number of licenses in these WMUs can be made by mail only beginning Monday, August 6, 2018. Over-the-counter sales in these WMUs begin Monday, August 28, 2017.

Replacement of lost antlerless license

Visit any County Treasurer's office to be issued a replacement license. Cost of replacement is $6.90