New Deer Tag Information

Lifetime and Senior/Gratis/Disability Licensees

Lifetime and Senior/Gratis/Disability Licensees must request the free base set of tags annually. See below for how to request tags. (Note: Lifetime Licensees that live out-of-state should call SCDNR licensing at 803-734-3833 after July 1.)

The tags consist of the following:

Additional deer tag purchases

Resident archery hunters may use any of the date specific tags to take antlerless deer on any day during archery only or primitive weapons seasons beginning September 15. The archery notation and actual date must be validated on the tag. Once used, however, these tags would no longer be available for use during firearms season on the designated date.


Important Information

If you have questions regarding the new deer tag regulations, email DeerTags@dnr.sc.gov.