Hunting & Fishing Licenses

The Erie County Clerk's Office sells New York State Fishing, Hunting, Trapping and Lifetime Sporting Licenses in the Pistol Permit Department. Proof of identification, New York State residency and age are required when applying for fishing and sporting licenses.

To obtain complete information on sporting licenses and permits and their associated resident or non-resident fees, as well as the age group that is required to have the license or permit, see links below:

Forms & Resources

Contact Info

Erie County Pistol Permit Office: (716) 858-6600

NYS DEC: (518) 402-8883