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Leftover permit-tags available for 2021 fall hunts  

Posted July 14, 2021


Paper applications will be accepted by mail beginning July 26  


PHOENIX — Arizona hunters will have an opportunity to receive a permit-tag for select 2021 fall hunts. 

There are 89 leftover permit-tags available for general deer hunts, with most of those hunts being for antlered white-tailed deer only in Game Management Units (GMUs) in the southeastern portion of the state. 

There also are leftover permit-tags for muzzleloader deer (237), fall turkey (88), youth-only general deer (25), youth-only muzzleloader deer (1) and youth-only javelina (22) hunts. 

For a complete list of leftover hunt permit-tags, as well as a printable paper application, visit Paper applications also can be found at more than 200 license dealers statewide (call in advance for availability).  

The Arizona Game and Fish Department will accept paper applications for leftover hunt permit-tags — by mail only — beginning July 26. All completed paper applications must be addressed to: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Attn.: Draw/First Come, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ  85086. There is no “mini” draw. Allow 10 to 15 business days to receive a hunt permit-tag by mail.

Any remaining leftover hunt permit-tags will go on sale on a “first come, first served” basis beginning Aug. 2. 

For more information, including license and hunt permit-tag requirements, refer to the “2021-2022 Arizona Hunting Regulations,” or call 602-942-3000.