West Virginia DNR
Electronic Licensing & Game Check System
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System Update
Hunters and trappers may now check their game via the telephone at 1-844-WVCheck, the website www.wvhunt.com, or by visiting a license agent. Hunters and trappers must obtain their DNR ID number before using the telephone game check option. To see more information consult the 2015-2016 Hunting and Trapping Regulations, page 24.
Purchasing a license is more convenient than ever before.
This site will allow you quick and easy access to hunting and fishing licenses, regulations and other important information
about outdoor recreation in West Virginia.
Using ELS you can...
Purchase a License Manage your DNR Profile
Renew a License Print Field Tags
Re-Print a License Check Game
Hunting Regulations
Fishing Regulations
Licensing Information
Print License Applications:
Lifetime Licenses Senior Lifetime Licenses Disabled Veteran and POW Hunting/Fishing Permit Class Q Special Hunting/Fishing Permit Class Y Crossbow Permit DDFL Application (for persons disabled in lower extremities) (for persons with permanent and substantial
physical impairment)
(fishing license for WV residents with a
developmental disability)