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News Buy Surplus Antlerless Deer Permits in September

Surplus permits for zone 11 go on sale Sept. 24, zone 10 permits go on sale Sept. 25; and permits for zones 9, 13, & 14 go on sale Sept. 26.
  • Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

The sale of surplus Antlerless Deer Permits by Wildlife Management Zone will be staggered over the following days in September:

  • Zone 11: Tuesday, September 24th at 9 a.m. (*Zone 11 permits are now SOLD OUT)
  • Zone 10: Wednesday, September 25th at 9 a.m. (*Zone 10 permits are now SOLD OUT)
  • Zones 13, 14 and 9: Thursday, September 26th at 9 a.m. (*Zone 9 permits are now SOLD OUT)

Surplus permits are $5 each and are first come, first served until sold out. You may purchase one Zone 11, one Zone 10, and one Zone 9 permit per day; up to four permits per day may be purchased for Zones 13 and 14. Click here to see the number of surplus permits available by zone.

How to buy a surplus permit

Surplus permits may be purchased online using MassFishHunt or in person at authorized license vendor locations

To purchase a surplus antlerless deer permit online:

  1. Log into MassFishHunt  with your last name and date of birth.
  2. Click the License Sales button at the bottom right of the screen.
  3. From the Main Menu, select Surplus Deer Permits.
  4. Click Add next to Surplus Antlerless Deer Permit.
  5. Click Select next to the zone for which you would like to purchase a surplus permit.
  6. If available, you may purchase additional permits for a different zone by repeating the steps above.
  7. Click Checkout on the bottom right of the screen and proceed to checkout.
  8. Print your permits after checkout.

Division of Fisheries and Wildlife 

MassWildlife is responsible for the conservation of freshwater fish and wildlife in the Commonwealth, including endangered plants and animals. MassWildlife restores, protects, and manages land for wildlife to thrive and for people to enjoy.