Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Bluefin Tuna Closing for Quebec Based Vessels

DFO advises that Bluefin Tuna will close to vessels with a fishing port in Quebec at 2359 hours EDT on December 31, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-225 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-257 comes into effect at 2359 hours on December 31, 2022.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: beverly.piccott

For information, contact:

Erin Dunne
Resource Manager - Pelagic Fisheries
Tel. (709) 772-3600