What’s New for 2016-2017


  • Hunters and anglers can download all current valid licenses and new licenses to their mobile device and display them for Conservation Police Officers. Note: a hard copy of the Deer/Turkey and Bear Licenses must still be carried.
  • New enhanced online licensing system
    • Users will be required to create a customer account
    • Users can enroll in DGIF’s new auto renew program
    • DGIF will begin offering a durable hard card license for an additional fee.

Quota Hunts

  • New Quota Hunts application process. Go Outdoors Virginia is a completely online solution that simplifies the application process and is available to you whenever and wherever you are.

Wildlife Management Areas

  • Ware Creek WMA has been added in New Kent County
  • Additional lands have been added to several WMAs.