220-412-080  <<  220-412-090 >>   220-412-100

WAC 220-412-090

Multiple season big game permits.

The commission may, by rule, offer permits for hunters to hunt deer or elk during more than one general season.
An annual drawing will be conducted by the department for multiple season permits.
(1) Multiple season big game hunting permit applications:
(a) To apply for multiple season big game hunting season permits for deer or elk, applicants must purchase a permit application.
(b) No refunds or exchanges for applications will be made for persons applying for multiple season big game hunting season permits after the application has been submitted.
(c) An applicant may purchase only one application for a multiple season big game hunting season permit for each species.
(d) Permits will be randomly drawn by computer selection.
(e) Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
(f) The department will establish application and drawing dates.
(2) The bag limit for this permit is one deer or elk.
(3) Multiple season permits:
(a) Hunters who are drawn will be required to purchase their original deer or elk license, corresponding to their permit, and the multiple season big game permit.
(b) Successful applicants will be allowed to purchase their permit at any time prior to August 1st.
(c) The permits are not transferable.
(d) Permits not purchased by successful applicants prior to August 1st may be sold at the discretion of the department on a first-come, first-served basis.
(4) Permit holders are required to follow all rules and restrictions for general season hunters within the game management unit or area hunted.
Number of Permits
Dates
Game Management Units (GMUs)
Legal Animal
Eligible Hunters
Multiple Season Deer Permits
 
 
8500
Sept. 1 - December 31 within general seasons and regulations established by the commission for deer
Statewide in those GMUs with general seasons for archery, muzzleloader, or modern firearm hunters
Any legal deer consistent with the game management unit or area restrictions
Any licensed deer hunter
50
Sept. 1 - December 31 within general seasons and regulations established by the commission for deer
Statewide in those GMUs with general seasons for archery, muzzleloader, or modern firearm hunters
Any legal deer consistent with the game management unit or area restrictions
Hunter education instructors meeting qualifications and selection criteria established by the department
Multiple Season Elk Permits
 
 
 
1000
Sept. 1 - December 31 within general seasons and regulations established by the commission for elk
Statewide in those GMUs with general seasons for archery, muzzleloader, or modern firearm hunters
Any legal elk consistent with the game management unit or area restrictions
Any licensed elk hunter
25
Sept. 1 - December 31 within general seasons and regulations established by the commission for elk
Statewide in those GMUs with general seasons for archery, muzzleloader, or modern firearm hunters
Any legal elk consistent with the game management unit or area restrictions
Hunter education instructors meeting qualifications and selection criteria established by the department
[Statutory Authority: RCW 77.04.012, 77.04.013, 77.04.020, 77.04.055, and 77.12.047. WSR 17-05-112 (Order 17-04), recodified as § 220-412-090, filed 2/15/17, effective 3/18/17. Statutory Authority: RCW 77.04.012, 77.04.055, 77.12.047, 77.12.150, and 77.12.240. WSR 15-10-061 (Order 15-100), § 232-28-294, filed 5/1/15, effective 6/1/15. Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047, 77.32.450, and 77.32.370. WSR 12-06-008 (Order 12-21), § 232-28-294, filed 2/24/12, effective 3/26/12. Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047, 77.32.450, and 77.32.370. WSR 11-01-041 (Order 10-313), § 232-28-294, filed 12/6/10, effective 1/6/11. Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047, 77.12.020, 77.12.570, 77.12.210, 77.12.150, 77.12.240. WSR 09-09-083 (Order 09-53), § 232-28-294, filed 4/15/09, effective 5/16/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047, 77.12.020. WSR 08-01-052 (Order 07-292), § 232-28-294, filed 12/13/07, effective 1/13/08; WSR 06-04-066 (Order 06-09), § 232-28-294, filed 1/30/06, effective 3/2/06.]
Site Contents
Selected content listed in alphabetical order under each group