How do I apply for draws and special licences?
You can purchase a draw application from a private licence issuer or online during a certain time period. For exact dates, see the current year's Special Walleye Licence Draws Pamphlet:
How do I apply for an undersubscribed draw?
Undersubscribed licences are reserved on a first-come first-served basis. For exact dates, see the current year's Special Walleye Licence Draws pamphlet:
Reserve an undersubscribed licence:
How do I enter the walleye draw?
Draw applications may be purchased at licence issuers online:
Draw results are available online:
For exact dates, see the current year's guide to Special Walleye Licence Draws pamphlet:
I'm 65; do I still need to enter the walleye draw?
Yes. Anyone who wishes to fish for walleye must enter the draw.
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If you have more questions about purchasing recreational fishing licences in Alberta, contact the ACTIVE Help Desk:
- Toll-free in North America: 1-888-944-5494
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Updated: May 25, 2016