Tennessee Fish and Game Commission

The Tennessee Department of Fish & Game Commission is the state agency responsible for wildlife conservation, wildlife protection, habitat management, information & education in Tennessee.

The primary duties of the Tennessee Department of Fish & Game is:

  • To manage and protect wildlife in Tennessee
  • To manage wildlife habitat
  • To educate the public on wildlife and safe hunting practices
  • Set hunting and fishing seasons and creel limits
  • Issuing hunting and fishing licenses
  • Set hunting & fishing regulations in Tennessee
  • Conduct tests for wildlife disease
  • Animal Reintroduction
440 Hogan Rd., Nashville, TN, 37220
(615) 781-6500