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Non-Resident Archery Deer Hunting

Permit Application

Deadline is October 1st 2015 


Successful lottery applicants will receive their permit by mail by the end of August.


Beginning August 4th at 8:00am, the remaining 2015 Non-resident Archery Combination Deer permits will be available over-the-counter (OTC) from DNR Direct license and permit vendors, by phone at 1-888-673-7648 (1-888-6PERMIT), or online at the Illinois DNR License Sales Site through August 31st.  Permits will be available OTC only beginning September 1st through the end of season.

Non-resident antlerless only archery deer permits will be sold at DNR Direct license vendors beginning October 1st for a limited period of time. (IDNR does not know the exact date when permit sales will be terminated, but will update information on this site on this site as it becomes available.)

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