Consultation on proposed national ticketing for fisheries violations

Current status: Closed

This consultation ran from November 16, 2017, to January 31, 2018.

Note that this regulatory project is delayed until early 2020.

We sought feedback on plans to expand our options for ticketing minor fishing offences enforced under the following regulations:

Issuing only warnings or laying charges isn’t effective at addressing minor offences. Using tickets for minor fisheries violations would have the following positive effects.

Who was the focus of this consultation

We engaged with:

Key questions for discussion

We asked for your comments on:

Related information

Contact us

DFO Ticketing Consultation
200 Kent St
Ottawa ON  K1A 0E6

Email: DFOTickets.ContraventionsMPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca