MOSES is the Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife's online hunting and fishing licensing system. This service is available to any resident, non-resident, or alien sportsperson looking to hunt or fish in the State of Maine. 

Please have the following ready to buy your fishing/hunting license online: 

  • Licensee Personal information(name, date of birth, contact information)
  • Hunter Safety or Previous Huntinglicense number for individuals purchasing a hunting license
  • Credit or Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)
  • Printer to print out a copy of your license/permit

FAQs

Who can use the service to buy a fishing license online?

Any Resident, Non-Resident or Canadian Sportsperson looking to hunt or fish in the State of Maine can use this online service provided that the person is not a convicted felon and has a previous hunter safety license or hunting license number. This online service is not available for individuals that need to obtain a Complimentary license, Lifetime license, Military license or those from countries other than the United States or Canada.

What information is required to get a fishing license online?

You will need the following information to purchase a fishing license online in Maine: 

  • Licensee Personal information - name, date of birth, contact information)
  • Hunter Safety or Previous Hunting -  license number for individuals purchasing a hunting license
  • Credit or Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)

MOSES is the Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife's online hunting and fishing licensing system. This service is available to any resident, non-resident, or alien sportsperson looking to hunt or fish in the State of Maine. 

Please have the following ready to buy your fishing/hunting license online: 

  • Licensee Personal information(name, date of birth, contact information)
  • Hunter Safety or Previous Huntinglicense number for individuals purchasing a hunting license
  • Credit or Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)
  • Printer to print out a copy of your license/permit

FAQs

Who can use the service to buy a fishing license online?

Any Resident, Non-Resident or Canadian Sportsperson looking to hunt or fish in the State of Maine can use this online service provided that the person is not a convicted felon and has a previous hunter safety license or hunting license number. This online service is not available for individuals that need to obtain a Complimentary license, Lifetime license, Military license or those from countries other than the United States or Canada.

What information is required to get a fishing license online?

You will need the following information to purchase a fishing license online in Maine: 

  • Licensee Personal information - name, date of birth, contact information)
  • Hunter Safety or Previous Hunting -  license number for individuals purchasing a hunting license
  • Credit or Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)