What do I need to buy a hunting license in Austin, TX?


To purchase a resident hunting license in Texas, you must furnish proof of residency by providing three (3) of the following documents:

  • a current Texas homestead property tax statement
  • the most recent six months of utility bills
  • the most recent six months of paycheck receipts
  • the person's most recent tax return from the Internal Revenue Service
  • a statement from a parole board or probation officer stating that the person has continuously resided in Texas for the six months immediately preceding the application for a license or permit
  • a valid Texas driver's license
  • a current Texas voter registration certificate
  • a current vehicle registration

All licensees over 13 years of age must provide a Social Security Number or you will not be able to buy a hunting license in Texas.


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