Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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2022 Homewaters Bluefin Tuna Fishery Closing

DFO advises that the Bluefin Tuna fishery in NAFO Divisions 3KLNOP for all vessels will close at 2000 hours on Friday, September 30, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-106 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-217 comes into effect at 1700 hours on September 30, 2022.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:

Kelly Dooley
A/Resource Manager