Hunting licences and certificate
To hunt in Québec, you must hold and carry a valid hunting licence and the hunter’s certificate corresponding to the weapon you are using (unless you have an introductory licence).
You must also have attained the statutory age for your weapon.
Special rules apply if you are not a resident of Québec. Please see the Non-residents section for details
Last update: February 18, 2021
The information published on this website has been simplified and provides a summary of the main regulatory provisions. It does not replace in any way the official texts of laws and regulations. For more detailed information on a specific rule, refer to the Regulation respecting hunting in Québec , the Regulation respecting hunting activities or the Act respecting the conservation and development of wildlife , which are all available on LégisQuébec.