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Sporting Licenses - Fishing

The Erie County Clerk's Office sells New York State Fishing, Hunting, Trapping and Lifetime Sporting Licenses in the Pistol Permit Department located at 92 Franklin Street, Buffalo NY 14202. Proof of identification, New York State residency and age are required when applying for fishing and sporting licenses. 

A complete list of all available 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 can be found by clicking here.

For further information visit the New York State Department of Environment Conservation's website www.dec.ny.gov or call 518 402-8883.