Hunting Applications and Drawings
- Subscribe to Hunting Application Reminders from Michigan DNR
- Check Your Drawing Results Note: Drawing results will not be available until the listed posting dates.
- Purchase an Application or License Online
- 2015 Application Timeline and Species Regulations
- Bear and Elk Hunt Transfer Program Hunters who are selected for a bear or elk license may transfer (donate) their hunt drawing success to an eligible person they know, or to an individual on the DNR hunt waiting list.
- Check Elk Chances or Bear Preference Points
- Pure Michigan Hunt Apply for the Pure Michigan Hunt from March 1 to December 31.
- Shiawassee Deer Hunt Information (DMU 273)
Hunting Licenses Currently Available
- Antlerless Deer (doe) Licenses
Remaining antlerless deer (doe) licenses may be purchased beginning September 9 at 10 a.m. EDT. Licenses will be sold until the quota is met in each hunt period.
- Deer Reserved Hunting Permits
Licensed deer hunters of any age may obtain a quota-limited reserved hunting permit beginning September 9 at 10 a.m. EDT. Permits are free and will be issued until the quota is met in each hunt period. See the Shiawassee River SGA Reserved Hunt documentation for more information.