Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Bluefin Tuna Opening for Quebec Based Vessels

DFO advises that Bluefin Tuna will open to vessels with a fishing port in Quebec at 0500 hours EDT on July 1, 2023 and close on December 31, 2023.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-257 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-117 comes into effect on July 1, 2023.

"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:

Kailey Noonan
Resource Manager
Tel. (343)571-7596