- Renew or apply for your commercial fishing licence
- Get commercial fishery openings and closures
- Find recreational fishing rules and licences by province or territory
- Report a problem—poaching, pollution, wildlife in distress
- Get latest updates on shellfish harvesting closures in your area
- Learn about the new Aquaculture Activity Regulations
Services and information
Programs that support Indigenous fisheries, and funding for commercial fishing and conservation.
Fishing licences, exporting, quotas, statistics, openings and closures.
Licences, regulations, industry statistics and data.
Facts, statistics and regulations on Canada’s seal harvest, and the 6 species of seals affected.
Harvesting areas, closures, safety practices, contamination and illness, reporting and the sanitation program.
Fisheries Act convictions, high seas monitoring, officer recruitment and international citations.
Agreements, overfishing, global partners and trade tracking.
Find out what we are doing to support a stable and sustainable fishing industry.
What we are doing
Laws and regulations
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