Plenty Of Hunt Permit-Tags Remain 

By Arizona Game And Fish Department  

Arizona hunters who were unsuccessful in the recent 2019 spring hunt draw still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for turkey or javelina. 

As of Nov. 1, there were 8,137 leftover hunt permit-tags for the following hunts: 

  • 186 general turkey 
  • 36 youth-only turkey 
  • 2,781 general javelina 
  • 2,631 archery-only javelina 
  • 2,253 handgun, archery or muzzleloader (HAM) javelina 
  • 250 youth-only javelina 

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted a list of leftover hunt permit-tags on its website at The department will begin accepting applications for leftover hunt permit-tags Monday, Nov. 19 – by mail only – at 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ 85086, Attn.: Draw/First Come. Allow 10 to 15 business days to receive a hunt permit-tag by mail. 

Leftover hunt permit-tags will be available for purchase on a “first come, first served” basis beginning Monday, Nov. 26, at all department offices. 

For more information, including license and hunt permit-tag requirements, legal methods of take, and bag limits view the “2019 Spring Turkey, Javelina, Bison, and Bear Hunt Draw Information” booklet online, or call (602) 942- 3000.