2016 Any Deer Permit Applications

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is now accepting applications for the 2016 Any Deer (Antlerless) Permit Lottery.  Online applicants have until 11:59 pm, August 15, 2016 to apply at https://www20.maine.gov/online/nedeer/.

There are no fees to apply for the Any Deer permit lottery. A chance drawing will be held on September 9, 2016.

This year, a total 45,755 any-deer permits are proposed for 18 of the state’s 29 wildlife management districts across the state, an increase of nearly 60%.

You are eligible to apply if:

To complete the application you will need:

  • Current Big Game Hunting License (or complimentary or lifetime license)
  • Districts in which you wish to hunt.
  • Personal information (Name, Address, Age, etc.)
  • Landowner information (if applicable: including acres and town)