Applications Will Be Accepted By Mail Beginning At 8 A.M. March 18

By Arizona Game And Fish Department

Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2019 elk hunts. 

There are 744 leftover hunt permit-tags — 668 for the minimal occurrence zone/low density (general) hunt in game management units 12A, 12B, 13A, and 13B. All remaining hunt permit-tags will be available for purchase on a first-come, first served basis as follows:

By mail: Paper applications will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, March 18, and must be addressed to: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Attn.: Draw/First Come, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ 85086. Note: There is no “mini” draw. Allow 10 to 15 business days to receive a hunt permit-tag by mail.

In person: If any leftover hunt permit-tags remain, they will be available for purchase beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, March 25, at any of the department’s regional offices statewide. 

For a complete list of leftover hunt permit-tags, visit:

Some of the leftover hunt permit-tags are for Hopi hunt open areas and are available to everyone, both tribal members and non-tribal members, through the first-come, first-served process.

A number of leftover hunt permit-tags remain for military hunts at Camp Navajo, for those who qualify. 

For more information:

Call (928) 773-3225 


For more information, including license and hunt permit-tag requirements, view the “2019 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information” booklet online:

Or call (602) 942-3000