Recently Updated Regulations

Hunting

2019 Updates

Air Guns

Air guns are legal weapons for hunting big game during primitive weapons and firearms seasons.

Alligator Hunters

The age restriction (12 years) has been removed for application and participation in alligator hunts.

Central Bear Season

The hunt has been moved to the 3rd Saturday in December.

Archery Deer Season

Bibb, Chatham, Clarke and Henry counties have been added to the list of counties where archery season is open until January 31.

Deer Either-Sex Days

The number of either sex days has increased for Banks, Franklin and Hart counties and decreased for counties in the mountains, ridge and valley regions.


Fishing

Changes to the Georgia Fishing Regulations recently approved by the Board of Natural Resources will be listed here as available.