Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Atlantic Halibut Fishery Closing in NAFO Division 4R - Quebec Based Vessels

DFO advises that the Atlantic Halibut fishery in NAFO Division 4R for vessel class A800 will close on Thursday, August 4th 2022 at 2359 hours EDT.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-128 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-159 comes into effect at 1800 hours on August 4, 2022.

"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:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel:  709-279-7626