View Full Version : 65 yrs/ fish 4 free

12-30-2006, 12:21 AM
Albertans over 65 can fish here without a fishing license, how about those over 65 from another province?

12-30-2006, 01:09 AM
anyone over 65 doesnt matter where they r from as long as it alberta
sorry about the wrong info before it is what i had been told by f&w barrhead office

12-30-2006, 08:50 AM
Found this info in the 2006/07 regs
I'm thinking that a senior from outside AB requires a general licence. I do not see a senior catagory for them.

Licence Holder Sportfishing Licence Cost

Alberta Residents
Age 16 to 64 years $22.50
Age 65 or older No Licence Required
Youths (less than 16 years) No Licence Required

Canadian Residents
from outside Alberta

Age 16 and older $22.50
Youths (less than 16 years) No Licence Required

from outside Canada

Age 16 and older
- Annual $61.50
- Limited (5-day) $41.50
- Limited (1-day) $23.50

Youths (less than 16 years) No Licence Required

(see Sportfishing by Indians)
No Licence Required

Licence Reprint $2.00

08-08-2009, 10:23 AM
i never over 65 you dont need a license( this was the last thread on the last page of fishing discussion

08-10-2009, 10:13 AM
In B.C. , seniors need a licence no matter what province you come from, including B.C.