Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Variation Order Number
Issue Date

Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery Closing in NAFO Divisions 2+3K for less than 65 ft Fixed Gear Fleet

DFO advises that the fixed gear Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery in NAFO Divisions 2+3K will close for all vessels less than 65 ft at 1800 hours on October 12, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-212 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-223 comes into effect on October 12, 2022.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:

For information, contact: 
Terri Healey
A/Resource Manager
(709) 772-5845

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