Free Dove Hunting Permit Application
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Part 1 - Enter IDNR Customer Number, Phone and E-mail
Every permit holder must have a valid IDNR Customer Number which can be found on your Hunting or Sportsman License. If you need assistance obtaining this number please e-mail DNR.Permits1@illinois.gov, or contact us by phone at (217) 782-7305
Enter your 9 digit Customer Number, then click the button to load your customer information.
IDNR Customer #:
Lifetime Hunting License #:
Lifetime Hunting License Date Issued:
Lifetime Sportsman License #:
Lifetime Sportsman License Date Issued:
Applicants will be sent confirmation via email or can access the Reservation Inquiry System to see if they were awarded a permit.
Part 2 - Select Area and Date
Horseshoe Lake SP - Madison Co. (Bend Road Unit)
Big Bend - Whiteside Co.
Coffeen Lake SF&WA
Des Plaines SF&WA
Edward R. Madigan (Railsplitter) SP
Green River SWA
Horseshoe Lake SP - Madison Co. (Gabaret, Mosenthein, Chouteau Island Unit)
Jim Edgar Panther Creek SF&WA
Johnson-Sauk Trail SP
Kankakee River SP
Mackinaw River SF&WA
Matthiessen - Starved Rock
Sangchris Lake SP
Silver Springs SF&WA
Snake Den Hollow SFWA
*At least one choice required
IMPORTANT: By submitting this form, I certify to the truth of all statements including, but not limited to: residency, hunter education, and not being delinquent on a child support order. I further certify that the privilege(s) applied for have not been suspended in this state or by any other state or federal agency.