Youth Partner Licence Program

Alberta's Youth Partner Licence Program allows an adult hunter to share his or her special licence opportunities with an eligible youth hunting partner. For just $12, you can share your hunting licence and mentor a youth.

Youth Hunting Opportunities

Opportunities are available to youth hunters ages 12 to 17 and include the following:

  • Resident Youth Wildlife Certificates are available for $8.30. This fee includes a Game Bird Licence at no additional charge.
  • Youth White-tailed Deer Licences are available for $8.25.
  • Alberta Conservation Association will refund Alberta youths who complete the AHEIA hunter education program with the cost of their WiN card. For more information, visit:

Youth Hunter Training

To meet Alberta’s Hunter Eligibility criteria, youth hunters are required to complete a first time hunter training course and exam, available to be taken either in-person or online.

For more information on youth hunter training, visit:

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Updated: Aug 17, 2022