Special Hunting Permits and Applications

Special Hunting Permits and Applications

Please note that regular hunts can be applied for through the Go Hunt, Hawaiʻi website. The hunts below are special hunts and hunting permits. 


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2021 Kauaʻi Deer Rifle / Muzzleloader Hunt

2021- Kauai Deer Rifle / Muzzleloader Application: Please complete application form and mail payment (payable to DLNR) to the Kauai DOFAW office. 3060 Eiwa Street, Room 306 Lihue, HI 96766. Deer Rifle/Muzzleload has been assigned by lottery. It will run for seven consecutive weekends from September 18-October 31,2021 in Unit A & L (Muzzleload ONLY) on Saturday and Sundays and September 10-October 25,2021 in Unit B on Friday through Monday.   A virtual public drawing was held on Wednesday August 11,2021.

Kauaʻi Hunting Permits During COVID Pandemic

Kauai Hunting Permit Application: During the COVID-19 Pandemic, we would like to ensure that Hunters have the opportunity to purchase hunting permits. Mail form and payment (payable to DLNR) to our office 3060 Eiwa Street, Room 306 Lihue, HI 96766. This form is for 2021-2022 Hunting Season.  Please ensure that you have purchased a new hunting license before submitting request form. Forms may also be available at check stations and the vendors below.

Eastside Pono Market, Lace It Up, Kapahi Menehune Food Mart and Wailua Country Store.
Central  JGB Arms and Elite Hunters
Westside Salt Pond Country Store, Umi’s Store, Westside Feed Store

Unit G Archery Hunting Permits

Hunting map unit G KauaʻiTo apply for a Unit G Permit, you MUST have a current 2021-2022 Hunting License and Goat Archery F G K permit. Permits are issued within 3-consecutive Hunting Days. Processing  may take up to a week,  please apply a week or two before you plan to hunt. Camping permits are processed through Division of State Parks. Camping permits are limited, please call 808-274-3444 for availability.

Unit G Archery Permit Application



Hunting Vehicle Access Permit for Ewa Forest Reserve: Poamoho Section

Wildlife Control Permit- Waimanalo Forest Reserve- Archery Only  

Wildlife Control Permit Honolulu Watershed Forest Reserve- Moanalua Section- Archery Only

Wildlife Control Permit Honolulu Watershed Forest Reserve-  Manoa / Tantalus Section- Archery Only

Wildlife Control Permit Waianae Kai Forest Reserve: Restricted Watershed

Wildlife Control Permit Application for Pia Valley Natural Area Reserve, Oahu 



2021 Puʻu Waaʻwaʻa Mauka Archery Ungulate Control Program Application Form 

2021 Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park Goat Salvage Program Application Form