Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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3NO Fixed Gear (Longline) Atlantic Halibut Fishery to remain closed

DFO advises that after reviewing the landings for Atlantic Halibut Longline Inshore fishery in NAFO Divisions 3NO, that this fishery will remain closed for the 2022 fishing season. 

This applies to vessel classes A251, A254, A257, A260, A263, A266, A269, and A272.

"Notices to Fish Harvesters" for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at Newfoundland and Labrador Region

If you would like to have all "Notices to Fish Harvesters" for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact:

For information, contact:

Terri Healey
A/Resource Manager
(709) 772-5845

David Small
Senior Area Fisheries Manager
(709) 292-5167