Antlerless Deer Permits are issued via a multi-phased process including "Application", "Instant Award", and "Surplus Sales".  Specific instructions for participating in these separate phases are provided via the links below:

Antlerless Deer

Antlerless Deer Permit Instructions

Antlerless Deer Permit Requirements

To harvest an antlerless deer in Massachusetts, a hunter must possess a valid hunting or sporting license as well as an Antlerless Deer Permit for the Wildlife Management Zone pdf format of Wildlife Management Zone Map (WMZ) where they intend to hunt. The Antlerless Deer Permit allows the harvest of ONE antlerless deer in the specified WMZ during any deer hunting season. Hunters must have their Antlerless Deer Permits in their possession while hunting and must be able to produce them for law enforcement officials if requested.