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Lower Suwannee Hunts

A Lower Suwannee Permit is a type of limited entry permit that is required for a hunter to participate in all hunts on Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge. Please visit Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge for the refuge’s rules and regulations and more information on the hunts.

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Lower Suwannee Application Worksheet

Cost: $0.00 to apply, $15.00 per permit.

Requirements to Apply: You must be at least 16 years of age or older to apply.

Exemptions: Youth hunters less than 16 years of age are exempt from obtaining a Lower Suwannee permit, but must be supervised by an adult who is 18 years of age or older.

Group Applications: Group applications are not available for this permit type.

Preference Points: There are no preference points for this permit type.

Transferability: These permits are not transferrable.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply online at (sign on and choose “Apply for Limited Entry/Quota Permit”) or by completing an Application Worksheet and presenting it to any license agent or tax collector's office. Each applicant may make one choice on an application. These permits are continuously available on a first-come, first-served basis through the end of the season.

Application and Permit Issuance: Applicants may submit one application and receive up to one permit. These permits are available at various times throughout the season on a first-come, first-served basis.

How to Get Your Permit: Applicants may purchase and print their permit online at or at a license agent or tax collector's office. Applicants who purchased online and have a valid email address will have a copy of their permit emailed to them. Permits may also be downloaded and stored on the Fish|Hunt Florida mobile app.

Guests: Guest permits are not available for this permit type.

Reprints: Customers can reprint their permit at no cost from their customer account at Permits may also be reprinted at a license agent or tax collector’s office for a fee.

Returned Permits: These permits cannot be returned.