Hunting

Note: online application for the wildlife resources cards

The online application for the wildlife resources cards is temporarily unavailable. You may still apply for the Wildlife Resources Card by:

Calling 1-900-565-7418

This is not an information line. Every time this number is dialed, a non-refundable charge of $8.04 (plus HST) will be billed to the phone used to make the call.

The call cannot be made using a cell phone and charges cannot be billed to another number.

Mail

To apply by mail pick up an application form at your local Department of Lands and Forestry office.

Mail-in application fee is $11.70 (plus HST).

Note: Classroom Hunter Education training courses

Online application and payment processes for Classroom Hunter Education training courses are temporarily unavailable. We are working to restore these services as quickly as possible and appreciate your patience and understanding. In the meantime, you can use other ways to register.

Hunter Education Classroom Training
To register and pay for a classroom Hunter Education course, please call Safety Services:
902-406-9534 or 1-866-511-2211.
Registration information, course list and location and registration information can be found at https://www.safetyservicesns.ca/hunter-education-course.

Hunter Education and Crossbow Online Training
An interim process is in place to allow online registration and payment for the online Hunter Education and Crossbow Courses: https://www.huntercourse.com/canada/novascotia/

Furharvester Classroom Training
Course Cost: $40
For more information please contact Trappers Association of Nova Scotia
Toll free: 1-866-639-3949 or 902-689-2528
trappersassociationns@gmail.com

Bowhunter Classroom Training
Course Cost: $40
For more information please contact Bowhunter Instructor Association of Nova Scotia
902-430-6957
philsarchery@ns.sympatico.ca

General Hunter Education inquiries

please call 1-866-639-3949 or 902-424-2351.