Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Atlantic Halibut Fishery Opening in NAFO Division 4R - Quebec Based Vessels

DFO advises that the Atlantic Halibut fishery in NAFO Division 4R for vessel classes A901 to A948 will open on Friday, July 15th at 0500 hours EDT and close at 2359 hours EDT on Friday, August 26th, 2022.

As a reminder, vessel classes A500 - A700 are open as well.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-104 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-112 comes into effect on July 8, 2022.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:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel:  709-279-7626