Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Notice Number
Issue Date

3NO Fixed Gear White Hake, Monkfish and Skate Opening

DFO advises that the Inshore fishery in NAFO Divisions 3NO for White Hake, Monkfish and Skate using longline will open on October 6, 2023 at 0600 hours for the following vessel classes:

A251, A254, A257, A260, A263, A266, A269, and A272

Licence conditions can be obtained by emailing or by calling (709) 772-5845.

Fish harvesters are reminded that all licence holders are required to provide a Daily Report of your fishing activity.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2023-244 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-266 comes into effect on October 6, 2023.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:

Kelly Firmage-O’Brien
Area Fisheries Manager
Tel: (709) 772-5845

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