Kentucky Fishing License 2015-2016

Information and Where to Buy Your KY Fishing License

Interested in fishing in Kentucky? You'll need to buy the right fishing license if you want to fish in 2015-2016. Here's the deal...

Where to Buy Your 2015-2016 Kentucky Fishing License

NOTE: The current hunting and fishing license year goes from March 1 through the end of February.

Getting your Kentucky fishing license for 2015-2016 online is one option. You do have to provide your Social Security Number. If you'd rather not send that through an online form, you can pick up a license in person. The Kentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources has an interactive form for finding the nearest place to buy a fishing license in Kentucky.

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Interesting Facts About the Kentucky Fishing License 2015-2016

There's even a way to check the Tournament Fishing Schedule to make sure you'll have your favorite spot all to yourself.

According to the Fishing Regulations, "Persons fishing on the first Saturday and Sunday in June (June 6-7, 2015) during Free Fishing Days are not required to have a license or permit."

Be sure to read the regulations in the Kentucky Fishing and Boating Guide before you head out. See the KY Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources for more info about Kentucky fishing licenses for 2015-2016.

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