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Fur Buyers, Retail and Wholesale

Occupation Fur Buyers, Retail and Wholesale
Agency Department of Natural Resources
Phone 217.785.3423
Job Description An individual who collects, receives, buys, or acts as an agent or broker with receipt, collections, or purchase of the green hides of fur bearing or game mammals protected by Illinois Conservation Law.
Statute ILCS. ch 520, par 5/3.11 - 5/3.15 Illinois Conservation Law - Wildlife; ILCS. ch 520, par 5/3.19 - 5/3.20 Illinois Conservation Law - Wildlife
Type of Regulation License
Number Regulated 174 - Retail, 21 - Wholesale
Age No requirement
Education/Experience No requirement
Exam No exam required
Exam Type NA
Administered NA
Exam Fee NA
Passing Criteria NA
Repeats NA
Continuing Education No requirement
Citizenship Illinois resident for 30 days
Note Licensure requirements, licensure fees, examination fees and exam administration are subject to change.
Application Fee NA
License Fee $25.00 Retail, $125.00 Wholesale
Renewal Fee $25.00 Retail, $125.00 Wholesale
Reinstatement Fee NA
License Period One year (April 1 - March 31)
Reciprocity/Endorsement No