May 9, 2023

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) is accepting applications for 2023 hunt permit-tags issued through the fall draw process for deer, turkey, javelina, bighorn sheep, bison, and sandhill crane.    

To apply, visit and click on “Apply for Big Game Draw.” For an overview of the application service, including license requirements, applying for bonus points and payment information, see Page 26 of the “2023-2024 Arizona Hunting Regulations” booklet. The booklet can be viewed at          

The deadline for the department to receive all applications is 11:59 p.m. (Arizona time) Tuesday, June 6, 2023.

In the meantime: 

For more information, check out “What You Need to Know,” a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs), at

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