Wisconsin is a great state to fish! Kids 15 and under fish free every day. So do anglers born before 1927 and active duty military on furlough or leave who are Wisconsin residents. For everybody else, a variety of license options can get you out on the water quickly, easily and at a bargain price. So get your license to relax and...Fish On, Wisconsin!
Bargain fishing and incentives
There are a number of convenient bargain licenses:
- The first-time buyer license is available to those anglers who haven't fished Wisconsin before or want to return to fishing after some time away. Residents or nonresidents can obtain a reduced-price fishing license if they have not purchased a fishing license during the last ten years.