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COVID-19 Resources: General Information
Submitting Permit Applications
The Permit Application Center (PAC) at DEM Headquarters located at 235 Promenade Street in Providence is now providing walk-in services.
Contact DEM at 401-222-4700 ext. 77265 or email DEM.PAC@dem.ri.gov with questions or to set up an appointment for other services. If you are seeking assistance for wetlands or OWTS/septic systems, please call 401-222-4700 and ask for the person on-call for the specific program.
Boating Registrations & Fishing/Hunting Licenses, Permits, & Tags
Walk-in service is now available at DEM's Office of Boat Registration and Licensing in Providence. To prevent lines and limit wait times, boaters are encouraged to continue mailing paperwork into the Office or process renewals on line. View online services and information for registering new vessels by mail. Learn More
Fish & Wildlife: Blue Cards, Wildlife Rehab Tests, Outdoor Education Programs
The Division of Fish & Wildlife Headquarters in West Kingston is now open to walk-ins. You may also call 401-789-0281, mail, or email (DEM.DFW@dem.ri.gov) for services.
The Division of Fish & Wildlife Outdoor Education Office in Exeter is now open to walk-ins. Needs can also be met by phone, mail, or email. You may also call 401-539-0019, mail, or email (DEM.DFW@dem.ri.gov) for services.