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  • What age do you have to be to need a Texas fishing license?

  • You’ll need a valid Texas fishing license, if you are the age of 17 or over , before you go fishing in the state of Texas.

  • Are seniors required to buy fishing license in Texas?

  • Yes, Texas residents 65 years of age and older are required to purchase a fishing license. However, Texas residents born before January 1, 1931 are exempt from the fishing license requirement.

  • Does everyone on a boat need a fishing license?

  • Having a boat fishing license is an option that means anyone fishing on that boat will not need a separate fishing license. Thus a boat owner can hold a boat fishing license that takes the place of a fishing license for everyone aboard his vessel.

  • What is the age that seniors can get a free fishing license?

  • Senior citizens who are 65 years of age or older are issued the Senior Lifetime Fishing License for free with proof of residency and age. Likewise, residents who are permanently disabled can receive the Disability Honorary Combination Hunting and Fishing License for free as well.