Exceptions to the License, Fee, and Stamp Requirements
Iowa residents, non-residents, and their children are not required to have Hunting or Furharvester Licenses if they are hunting or trapping on land that they own or lease.
Iowa residents and non-residents under 16 years of age are not required to:
- Have a Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp (Federal Duck Stamp).
- Pay the Iowa Migratory Game Bird Fee.
Iowa residents who have a disabled veteran Lifetime Hunting License are exempt from paying the Wildlife Habitat Fee.