TWRA Contact Us
General questions such as: license questions, boat registration questions, animal identification, etc.... should be sent to: Ask.TWRA@tn.gov
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER OR ANY OTHER PRIVATE INFORMATION VIA GENERAL EMAIL.
For general information regarding different regions, the following numbers may be called weekdays between the hours of of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m, local time.
If you have questions or concerns that need to be addressed, call the Regional Offices below to speak to staff or Wildlife Officers in the area in which you live.
Please use numbers below for general information during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM local time, and after hours emergencies.
Calls to Wildlife Officers will be directed through the office's radio dispatch, which is manned from 7:00 a.m.- midnight, seven days a week, and can contact an officer and have them call you.
The TWRA does not publish the phone numbers of its employees.
Toll Free: 1-800-372-3928
Toll Free: 1-800-624-7406
Toll Free: 1-800-262-6704
Toll Free: 1-800-332-0900
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) offers a reward up to $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of wildlife poachers.
Individuals with information about poachers or poaching activities can contact the TWRA by calling one of the regional offices from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 midnight, seven days a week.
Telephone numbers for reporting poachers are as follows:
West Tennessee (Region 1) - 1-800-831-1173
Middle Tennessee (Region 2) - 1-800-255-8972
Cumberland Plateau (Region 3) - 1-800-241-0767
East Tennessee (Region 4) - 1-800-831-1174
In addition to the reward offered by the TWRA, the Tennessee State Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation offers up to a $300.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of individuals poaching wild turkeys.
Information such as the individual's name or description, vehicle tag number or description, nature of the offense and location of the offence greatly assists the TWRA in apprehending wildlife poachers. All information received by TWRA is kept in the strictest confidence.
Open Records Act - Public Records Request ONLYTWRA.RecordReq@tn.gov
The Agency will provide existing records, that are subject to disclosure,
pursuant to the Open Records Act in response to such record requests. The Agency
is not required by the Act to create records in response to any request, including
but not limited to summaries, spreadsheets, etc.
|License Section/Agency Sales||615-781-5270|
|Wildlife & Forestry Division||615-781-6610|
|Law Enforcement Division
(if you need to talk to someone about a specific area,
call one of the Regional Offices, above)
|General Boating Questions||615-781-6682|
|Boating Registration & HIN Issues||615-781-5116|
|Geographic Information System||615-781-6534|
|Tennessee Wildlife Magazine||615-781-6504|
|If you see Waste, Fraud, or Abuse please call||TWRA's Audit Section at
(615) 781-6507 or
TN State Comptroller's Fraud Hotline
|TDD (Telecommunications for the Deaf)||615-781-6691|
Complaints OR Compliments on
TWRA AGENCY EMPLOYEES ONLY.
**Please follow the below instructions for compliment:
Submit an e-mail to:
or mail a letter to:
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
Boating and Law Enforcement Division - Compliments
P.O. Box 40747
Nashville, TN 37204
**Please follow the below instructions for filing a complaint:
The form you need is available at all TWRA regional offices, by mail, or online here. To receive a form by mail, please call your regional office and one will be mailed to you.