Buy a Fishing Licence Online

The 2020 Recreational Angling season will begin Friday May 1st.  All Angling regulations as well as those pertaining to COVID-19 are in force.

Getting Started

In order to buy a fishing licence online, you must first create an e-services profile with the Government of PEI. Your date of birth and your email address are required.

What do I need to purchase a fishing licence online?

You must have:

  1. Adobe Acrobat software installed on your computer;
  2. Access to a printer (ink and paper); and
  3. Visa or MasterCard.

What are the fees for the fishing licence?

Fees vary. Find a list of current fees at Angling Resources and Information Centre.

Is there other information I need to consider?

New regulations and restrictions were issued in 2019 - see 2019 Special Angling Regulations

How long will it take to get my fishing licence?

As soon as you complete your purchase, a valid licence will be sent to the email address provided in your e-Services profile. Print and sign this licence.

Personal information on this form is collected under section 11(1), PEI Wildlife Conservation Act and is used to validate eligibility, user surveys and summary statistics. If you have questions about the collection of personal information, contact the Manager of Fish and Wildlife, 183 Upton Rd. 902-368-4683.
Payment Options

The Province of PEI accepts payment for this service online using VISA, MasterCard and Interac Online.

Visit the Interac Online website to see if your bank participates.

Environment, Water and Climate Change

General Inquiries

Forests, Fish and Wildlife Division
J. Frank Gaudet Tree Nursery
183 Upton Road
Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6450

Wildlife Emergencies:

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