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Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Fish & Wildlife > Hunting & Trapping > Online Game Check Online Game Check

Turkey huntersThe CheckIN Game system allows hunters to check in their harvested game from any device connected to the Internet. You will receive a confirmation number that must be written down on a temporary transportation tag for the harvested game species (turkey, deer, river otter).

Have your customer ID (CID) and harvest information ready. 

How to use the CheckIN Game system

  1. Find your customer ID (CID)

  2. Get your transportation tag

  3. Check in your game online.

  4. How to correct for errors

Note for Lifetime license holders: Remove any leading zeroes from your lifetime license number. For example, license number 0001 should be entered as license number 1. Failure to remove the leading zeroes will result in an error. 

Don't know where to find your customer ID? Our detailed instructions or our CheckIN Game video can help. 

For assistance during normal business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.), call the DNR Customer Service Center at (317) 232-4200 or (877) 463-6367.

Correcting Errors

DO NOT re-enter the correct information if you have entered incorrect information into the CheckIN Game system. Email your confirmation number and changes that need to be made to each submission looks like an animal harvested.

View previously checked game

To view all game that was checked in with the CheckIN Game system, enter your customer id and date of birth into the system and choose "View Previous CheckIN Game". This will allow you to review submissions and find your confirmation number if it is lost.

Other Check In Game Options

Hunters still have the option of visiting traditional check stations where a confirmation number will be provided to the hunter to place on their temporary transportation tag. There is also a phone-in option at 1-800-419-1326, however there will be a $3 charge for this service (Visa or Mastercard only).