Get a License

Purchasing a license is more convenient than ever before. Maryland DNR provides the following quick and easy ways for you to obtain your licenses and registrations. The online portal COMPASS will allow you access to hunting and fishing licenses, regulations, and other important information about outdoor recreation in Maryland.

Using COMPASS you can:

  • Purchase a license
  • Register as a Saltwater Angler
  • Reprint a license
  • Sign up for a lottery
  • Report a harvest

Visit COMPASS now to secure your hunting and fishing licenses.