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Angling Licences

How To Buy A Licence

Angling licences are available:

If purchasing online, you will require a Hunting, Angling and Trapping Licence (HAL) system account. If you have an existing account, use your HAL number or your previously registered secondary identification number. Do not create a second account. If you require assistance with your account, call 1-855-848-4773 (8 a.m. to 9 p.m.).

It is a violation to:

  • Use more than one HAL number for the purpose of obtaining or applying for a licence.
  • Hold or apply for a licence while suspended.

Remember — your HAL ID is a one-time, permanent and personal number. 

Eligibility

Whether you are an in-province, out-of-province or out-of-country angler, there is important residency and licence information that you will need to know before buying a licence.

Saskatchewan angling licences are based on residency. Please review the residency definitions listed below prior to purchasing your licence.

Saskatchewan resident: A person who is a Canadian resident with a principal residence in Saskatchewan and has lived in the province for three months immediately preceding the date of licence purchase, or is a regular member of the Canadian Armed Forces who was a Saskatchewan resident when recruited or deployed from the province.

Canadian resident: A person who has a principal residence in Canada and is a Canadian citizen or has lived in Canada for 12 months immediately preceding the date of licence purchase.

Non-resident: A person who is not a Saskatchewan or Canadian resident.

Senior: A Saskatchewan resident 65 years of age or older who produces proof of age and Saskatchewan residency does not require an angling licence. Out-of-province seniors require a licence.

Canadian Armed Forces Veteran: Saskatchewan and Canadian resident Armed Forces veterans. For further information on eligibility requirements, please visit Saskatchewan.ca/angling.


Licensing Fees

Saskatchewan Resident
Age 16 to 64
   – Annual (*auto renewal option also available in HAL self-serve
   – Three-day (consecutive days – southern and central zones only)

   – One-day (southern and central zones only)
Senior (65 and older) – no licence required
Canadian Armed Forces Veteran
Youth (under 16) – no licence required



$37
$19
$13
N/A
Free
N/A

Canadian Resident (see definition below)
Age 16 and older
   – Annual 
   – Three-day (consecutive days – southern and central zones only)

   – One-day (southern and central zones only)
Canadian Armed Forces Veteran
Youth (under 16) – no licence required



$75
$40
$20
Free
N/A

Non-Resident (see definition below)
Age 16 and older
   – Annual
   – Three-day (consecutive days – southern and central zones only)

   – One-day (southern and central zones only)
Youth (under 16) – no licence required


$100
$50
$25
N/A

Competitive Fishing Event Licence

Free

Buy A Licence

Purchase a Licence

Further Information

If you need help with your account or have additional questions about buying a licence, call 1-855-848-4773 (8 a.m. to 9 p.m.).


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