Contact Information
Pennsylvania Game Commission-Bureau of Information and Education
2001 Elmerton Ave
Harrisburg , Pennsylvania 17110-9797
Phone: 717-787-7015
Fax: 717-772-0542

Replacement Hunter Safety Card Information:
Web Sites
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Hunter Education Web Site:  (

Hunter Education Requirement
To purchase a hunting license you must complete an approved Hunter Education course, if you have not held a hunting license in this Commonwealth or another state or nation.

Hunter Orange Requirement
All fall small game, turkey, bear and deer hunters during the regular firearm deer season, and special archery deer season hunters during any portion of the archery season that coincides with the general small game or turkey seasons, must wear at least 250 square inches of hunter orange material on the head, chest and back combined. Spring turkey hunters must wear a minimum of 100 square inches of hunter orange on the head or back and chest while moving from one location to another. Groundhog hunters must wear 100 square inches of hunter orange on the head. All required hunter orange must be visible in a 360 degree arc. (Exceptions waterfowl, mourning dove, crow, flintlock deer season and archery season hunters except as specified.)

Hunter Education Instructor Association
Pennsylvania Hunter Education Association (PHEA)
279 Black Barren Rd.
Peach Bottom , Pennsylvania 17563
Contact:Michael Urbanik
Phone: 717-548-3082
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