Sample of Deer Tags
Date-Specific Antlerless Deer Tags
For Residents & Nonresident Youth: There is no fee for these tags. 8 date-specific antlerless deer tags. Each antlerless tag is only valid on one specific day and cannot be used on any other day. These tags replace the "doe days" of the past. Three of these tags are valid in all game zones. Five of the tags are only valid in Game Zones 2, 3 & 4. Note: Resident archery hunters may use any of the date-specific tags to take antlerless deer on any day during archery only or primitive weapons seasons beginning September 15. The archery notation and actual date must be validated on the tag. Once used these tags would no longer be available for use later in the season on the designated date.
Optional Individual Antlerless DeerTags
Residents and Nonresidents: May purchase up to 4 of these tags. They are valid on any day beginning September 15 in Game Zones 2, 3, 4 and October 1 in Game Zone 1 until the end of the deer hunting season. Only 1 of the tags is valid in Game Zone 1. Only 2 of the tags are valid on WMA lands. All 4 tags are valid on private land in Game Zones 2, 3 & 4. The cost is $5 per tag for residents and $10 per tag for nonresidents. Not valid for use on WMA Deer Dog Drive Hunts (Francis Marion NF WMAs).
Unrestricted Antlered Deer Tags
Residents & Nonresident Youth: Will receive 3 of these tags at no charge with an active Hunting License & Big game Permit. Nonresidents: can purchase up to 2 of these tags at a cost of $50 for the first tag & $20 for the second tag. These tags are valid statewide with no antler restriction.
Antler-Restricted Deer Tags
Residents and Nonresidents: May purchase up to 2 of these tags. The fee for residents is $5 per tag & $20 per tag for nonresidents. Tags are valid statewide on bucks with at least 4 points on 1 antler or a minimum 12-inch inside antler spread.