Hunting License Laws

Nevada Hunter Education Requirement

All hunters born after January 1, 1960 must have a valid hunter education certificate in order to purchase a Nevada hunting license. There is no minimum age to take the hunter safety class or to receive the Nevada hunter education certificate.

Independent Study Course

All hunter education courses in Nevada consist of an independent study portion and a classroom course to complete training. Take the Online Hunter Safety Course now to get started.

Nevada Hunting License

The Nevada Department of Wildlife offers a variety of hunting licenses depending on the game you wish to hunt. License fees vary according to residency, age, and the type of license. You must have proof of hunter safety education certification when applying or purchasing a hunting license.

Hunter Orange Requirement

Though hunter or blaze orange is not required to hunt in Nevada, the NDOW strongly recommends that all hunters wear hunter orange clothing visible from all sides when hunting.

Important Note

For a more complete listing of Nevada's hunting license laws, hunting regulations, or hunter education requirements, please consult the Nevada hunting regulations, available directly from the Department of Wildlife or on their website at www.ndow.org.