Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Fixed Gear (Bar/Tuck Seine) Herring Fishery Opening in Notre Dame Bay (HFA 4)

DFO advises that the Fixed Gear (Bar/Tuck Seine) Herring fishery will open on Tuesday, November 7, 2023 at 0600 hours in Notre Dame Bay (Herring Fishing Area 4).

Licence conditions will soon be available in the National Online Licencing System (NOLS).

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2023-275 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-277 comes into effect on November 7, 2023.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:

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

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