Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada
Natural Resources

Department of Natural Resources: Wildlife Resources Card Application Form

This online application is for individuals wishing to order a Wildlife Resources Card (WRC). The WRC is a wallet-sized identification card issued to eligible persons who wish to engage in various activities licensed or authorized under the Wildlife Act and Regulations. The WRC replaces the Nova Scotia Firearm Hunting Certificate, Bow Hunting Certificate and the Fur Harvester Certificate.

There is a fee of $7.78 + HST for each Wildlife Resources Card application. Online payment requires VISA or MasterCard. Pre-paid credit cards are not accepted. Applications are generally processed within 10 business days. More information on the Wildlife Resources Card is available online at: WRC CARD



For clients who already have a Wildlife Resources Card Client ID# and wish to:
  • Update your address and contact information
  • Print a temporary copy of your Wildlife Resources Card
  • Record your Canadian Firearms Safety Courses (CFSC) completion information
For clients who require a new Wildlife Resources Card for:
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  • First time applications
  • Lost cards
  • Recording course completion card
  • Name changes