Migratory Bird Harvest Information Program (HIP)
What is HIP?
A HIP number is required if you hunt migratory game birds in Indiana. If you hunt any of the species below, a HIP number is required in addition to any license requirements.
Not sure what you need to have ready? This handy checklist will help you out.
Register for HIP
- Register Online
- Need to look up your HIP number? You will need to log-in to your online account to look up your HIP number or contact DNR at 317-232-4200.
Note: If you are exempt from needing a license you must use the online HIP registration to get your HIP number.
You can also call 1-866-671-4499 to obtain your HIP number.
Need additional help? See our HIP registration instructions.