Some states have separate fishing license fees for senior citizens. State governments distribute fishing licenses and some states, like South Dakota, offer senior citizens discounted fees. Other states offer senior citizens discounted fees if they meet certain criteria. For example, in California, low-income senior citizens qualify for discounted fees.
Different states offer different types of fishing licenses and fees. Other common types of special fishing licenses and fees include state residence fishing licenses, fishing licenses for disabled individuals and Native American fishing licenses. Many states also offer different types of specialized fishing licenses, such as commercial and recreational fishing licenses.