Hunting and Fishing Licenses

NOTICE: Hunting and fishing license sales will be temporarily unavailable next week.

Pennsylvania’s Automated Licensing System (PALS) will be unavailable statewide beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, January 12 through approximately 8:00 a.m. on Friday, January 15. Hunting and fishing licenses cannot be sold during this time by any agents, including County Treasurers, or through the online Outdoor Shop. The temporary shutdown is necessary to complete an upgrade to a new licensing system. For more information, please visit:

PA Game Commission 

PA Fish and Boat Commission 


Because of the COVID-19 emergency, county offices at the Willowbank Building in Bellefonte remain closed to the public at this time. Until offices reopen, hunters and anglers are strongly encouraged to purchase licenses either from other outlets in the county, or online directly from the Game Commission or the Fish and Boat Commission where possible. For applications that must be processed through the Treasurer’s Office, every effort will be made to accommodate applicants by phone at (814) 355-6810, or by email at

Purchase a hunting license online. 

Purchase a fishing license online.