Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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3NO Fixed Gear Monkfish, Skate and White Hake Opening

DFO advises that the Inshore fishery in NAFO Divisions 3NO for Monkfish, Skate and White hake for vessels using gillnets and longline will open at 0600 hours on August 15, 2022.

This applies to vessel classes A250, A251, A253, A254, A256, A257, A259, A260, A262, A263, A265, A266, A268, A269, A271 and A272.

Licence conditions can be obtained by emailing Terri Healey at with subject line: Skate, Monkfish & White Hake Conditions.

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General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-124 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-170 comes into effect on August 11, 2022.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:

Terri Healey
A/Resource Manager
(709) 772-5845

David Small
Area Chief, Resource Management
(709) 292-5167