Fishing the San Juan? New Mexico fishing license purchases are handled online via NM Fish and Game. This means you can now get legal for the San Juan River from the comfort of your own home!
Instructions for obtaining a NM Fishing License
TOLL FREE TELEPHONE
Call the toll free number 888-248-6866 Monday-Friday 8am to 5PM
Buy a license online at https://onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us/
If you have never had a New Mexico license click “create a new account” and fill out the form then follow steps below.
If you have had a New Mexico fishing or hunting license in the last few years you should be in their database. If you know your username and password log in and follow the steps below.
If you do not know your username or password click “Forgot Username and Customer ID” and follow the prompts. If you are having trouble accessing your account you can call NMG&F at 888-248-6866 Monday – Friday 8am to 5 PM for assistance.
Buying a License
Once logged in go to license sales and click general license sales, click “agree” to the terms and conditions. The next window shows the license options.
Fishing License Options:
|Season (April 1 thru March 31 of next year)||$56.00|
The $4.00 Habitat Management and Access Validation is required only once per season for everyone except persons under 18 years of age. The $5.00 Habitat Stamp is also required once per season to fish the San Juan below Navajo Dam.
There will also be a $1 Required Internet Fee changed.
Total License Cost, if fishing the San Juan below Navajo Dam.
|Season (April 1 thru March 31 of next year)||$66.00|
Click review order and if correct add to cart then continue to checkout and pay with credit card. Then print your license and sign it. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO A PRINTER, SAVING IT TO AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE IS ALSO OK. Either way you must have the license on your person.
Again, to purchase a New Mexico Fishing License, click here: