Residency and Class Overview

Fishing licence fess are different, depending on whether you live in NWT, Canada or elsewhere.

Residency Descriptions
NWT Resident

A resident Canadian who has resided continuously in the Northwest Territories for a period of (a) in respect of sport fishing, three months immediately preceding the day on which the person begins to fish.

Resident CanadianA person who is a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident.
Non-ResidentA person other than a resident Canadian.
ClassDescriptionResidencyEligibilityFeeValid For?
F1Northwest Territories ResidentNWT ResidentMust have a valid NWT address.$10.00Season
F2Resident CanadianCanadian ResidentMust have a valid Canadian address.$20.00Season
F3Non-ResidentNon-ResidentAnyone who does not have a valid NWT or Canadian address.$40.00Season
F4NWT Resident Or Resident Canadian, over 65 year of ageNWT Resident OR Canadian ResidentMust have a valid NWT address OR Canadian Address Must be 65 Years of Age or older.FreeSeason
F5NWT Resident and Resident Canadian person under 16 years of Age (Special Management Area)NWT Resident OR Canadian ResidentMust have a valid NWT address OR Canadian Address Must be 16 Years of Age or younger.FreeSeason
F63-day Resident CanadianNWT Resident OR Canadian ResidentMust have a valid Canadian address.$15.003 Days
F73 day Non-ResidentNon-ResidentAnyone who does not have a valid Canadian address.$30.003 Days