Virginia.gov

Permit Types and Contacts

Shirl Dressler (804) 367-6913 or collectionpermits@dgif.virginia.gov

  • Dog Field Trial
  • Grass Carp for Aquatic Vegetation Control in Private Ponds
  • Permit to Stuff and Mount Birds, Animals, or Fish, and Part of Them for Sale or Compensation
  • Possess, Propagate, Buy and Sell Certain Wildlife in Virginia (Fish)
  • Possess, Propagate, Buy and Sell Certain Wildlife in Virginia (Wildlife)
  • Raccoon Hound Field Trial
  • Scientific Collection
  • Threatened & Endangered Species
  • Salvage
  • Bird Banding

Dianne Waller (804) 367-9588 or dianne.waller@dgif.virginia.gov

  • Animal Population Control Permit
  • Commercial Nuisance Animal Permit Information Materials
  • Exhibit Wild Animals in Virginia Permit
  • Falconry Regulations, Facilities, and Equipment: Examination Guidance Document
  • Gill Net Permit - VA Beach Only
  • Haul Seine Permit to Catch Minnows and Chubs for Sale
  • Haul Seine Permit to Take Fish for Personal Use
  • Haul Seine Permit to Take Nongame Fish for Sale
  • Hold and Sell Certain Fish, Snakes, Snapping Turtles, and Hellgrammites for Sale Permit
  • Import and Possess Certain Non-Native (Exotic) Wildlife in Virginia
  • Import Tilapia and Clawed Frogs
  • Licensed Shooting Preserve Application
  • Nonresident Harvester's Permit to Take or Catch Fish in Back Bay and its Tributaries
  • Operation of Foxhound Training Preserves in Virginia
  • Permit to Collect Snapping Turtles and Hellgrammites for Sale
  • Permit to Deal in Furs
  • Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit Conditions