Sporting Licenses

Clerk Hours & Contact Info

Picture or dad and two girls holding large fish.Fishing and Sporting Licenses

The Monroe County Clerk’s Office sells New York State fishing licenses and all other sporting licenses, such as small and big game, bow hunting and turkey permits.

Sporting licenses are also available at all town clerk’s offices and various sporting goods stores or bait and tackle shops.

Proof of identification, New York State residency and age are required when applying for a sporting license. If applying for a hunting or bow license, also be prepared to produce evidence of prior training.

Visit the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s website or call 518 457-3521 for more information.

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