Varmint Licence (groundhog, coyote, crow and cormorant )
Issuance of varmint hunting licences to residents of NB and non-residents.
Resident: Must be 16 years of age or older, must be a resident as defined in the Fish and Wildlife Act and must not be restricted from purchasing a New Brunswick Hunting Licence.
Non-Resident: Must be 16 years of age or older, must show proof of identity and must not be restricted from purchasing a New Brunswick Hunting Licence.
Hunter Education Requirements:
•Resident and Non-Resident Hunters born on or after January 1, 1981 and all first-time hunters must show proof of a Firearm Safety / Hunter Education Course.
•Hunters born previous to 1981 may present a previous hunting licence as proof of hunting experience.
•All bow hunters and crossbow hunters must complete a recognized stand-alone Bow Hunter Education course, or have proof of a previous hunting licence allowing use of a bow or crossbow.
•Conservation Education certificates from other provinces, territories and states are valid in New Brunswick.
Resident and Non-resident hunters who wish to hunt for groundhog, coyote, crow and cormorant may purchase a New Brunswick Varmint Hunting Licence. This licence is valid annually from March 1st until September 20th.
|Fee Description||Rate in $||Effective Date|
|Varmint + $5 conservation fee||9.00||2010-01-04|
|Varmint (Seniors 65+) + $0 conservation fee||7.00||2010-01-04|
|Non Resident Licences|
|Varmint + $10 conservation fee||22.00||2010-01-04|
|Contact SNB (Payment Only)||email@example.com|
|DNR Regional and District offices|