If this is your first time using this system, you will need to register as a new user and obtain an Outdoors Card number.
  • To register as a New Brunswick (NB) resident, you MUST have / know your NB Driver's Licence number or NB Photo ID Card number to register.
  • Residents of New Brunswick who do not have a NB Driver's Licence or a NB Photo ID Card will need to visit a Service New Brunswick (SNB) centre and provide proof of residency to register.
  • Youth aged 12-18 who do not have a New Brunswick Driver's Licence or New Brunswick Photo ID card can contact the Fish & Wildlife Branch at or 506-453-3826.
NOTE: If you already have an Outdoors Card number, do not SIGN UP again. If you need assistance, please contact the SNB Helpdesk at 1-888-832-2762 or the Fish & Wildlife Branch via the Contact Us page.

Information you will need to complete the registration online:

  • Postal code and address information
  • Phone number
  • Unique email address (required for each online user)
  • NB Conservation Ed # or DNRED Client # (if applicable)
  • Out-of-province training information (if applicable)
  • Unique password
Please select your type of residency below and click "Next":
*Mandatory field

Are you registering as: (*)

Information about buying online:
  • In order to print your licence you will need to have a printer and Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer.
  • Your licence should be printed and signed after purchase, and must be carried with you while participating in angling, hunting, trapping activities.
  • If you do not wish to purchase a licence online, you may visit an authorized vendor location.
  • For your convenience, we accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and select Interac® debit cards for online purchases.

Personal information collected on this application form is collected under the authority of the Fish and Wildlife Act, SNB 1980, F-14.1, ss. 82.1 and s. 85 and will be used to determine eligibility for Outdoors Card registration and fish and wildlife licences. Personal information collected will be disclosed to the Department of Justice and Public Safety and Service New Brunswick for the purpose of verifying residency. Questions about this collection should be directed to:
Licensing Coordinator
Department of Natural Resources and Energy Development
Fish and Wildlife Branch
P.O. Box 6000, Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1
Telephone: (506) 453-3826 Fax: (506) 453-6699
Please note: the personal information provided for your Outdoors Card registration as well as your fish and wildlife license applications are subject to the Right to Information and Protection of Privacy Act.