List of Regulations

The following acts, regulations and orders govern Canada’s inland and marine fisheries, aquatic species, oceans, habitat, fishing and recreational harbours, and marine services fees.

For a complete list of acts, orders and regulations, refer to Justice Canada.

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Atlantic Fisheries Restructuring Act

Canada Shipping Act, 2001

Coastal Fisheries Protection Act

Department of Fisheries and Oceans Act

Financial Administration Act

Fisheries Act

Fisheries Development Act

Fisheries Improvements Loan Act

Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act

Freshwater Fish Marketing Act

Great Lakes Fisheries Convention Act

Oceans Act

Species at Risk Act





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  • the Acts as passed by Parliament, which are published in the "Assented to" Acts service, Part III of the Canada Gazette and the annual Statutes of Canada
  • the regulations, as registered by the Clerk of the Privy Council and published in Part II of the Canada Gazette
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