The holder of a special wildlife export permit
is entitled to export the wildlife specified in the permit.
More information is available in the plain language version of the updated Wildlife Act. http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/file/3407
Permits are available from ENR local and regional offices.
The holder of a wildlife management permit is
entitled to conduct activity in the interest of wildlife management that is otherwise prohibited by the Act or the regulations made under the Act.
The holder of a registered group trapping area licence is entitled exclusively to hunt fur-bearing animals in the wildlife management area specified on the licence, the right belonging to the group named in the licence.
The holder of a border licence A is entitled to hunt game, subject to hunting regulations made under the Wildlife Act, in the area set out in Schedule A.
For example, The Superintendent may issue a border licence A to an applicant who lives in the northern half of Saskatchewan or Manitoba and depends on hunting in the Territories for a livelihood.
The holder of a border licence B is entitled to hunt game, subject to hunting regulations made under the Wildlife Act, in the area set out in Schedule A.
For example, the Superintendent may issue a border licence B to an applicant who lives in, or in the immediate vicinity of Fort Chipewyan, Alberta and depends on hunting barren-ground caribou as a means of providing food for his or her family or himself or herself.
The holder of a hunting licence is entitled to
hunt big game of the species permitted by a wildlife tag
or small game authorization.
More detailed information can be found at: http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/node/3004
Licences and tags may be purchased from most ENR offices in the NWT. Licences and tags are issued for one year starting July 1 and ending June 30. The licence is valid for a species only during an open season for that species.