Regulations

No matter where you fish, check the fishing regulations carefully before you fish. Laws are in place to protect our natural resources and fisheries.
Regulations may:
  • Set a limit on how many fish of a certain species you can take in one day.
  • Set a starting and ending date for a fishing season.
  • Set a limit on the number of fishing lines and hooks that you are allowed to use.
  • Regulate the type of tackle and fishing method used.
  • Set size limits for fish.

Follow the appropriate link below to get your fishing license and enjoy endless hours on the water!

Alberta
877-944-0313
website
British Columbia
604-660-2421
website
Manitoba
800-214-6497
website
New Brunswick
506-453-2440
website
Newfoundland & Labrador 
800-563-6353
website
North West Territories
800-661-0788
website
Nova Scotia
902-485-5056
website
Nunavut
866-686-2888
website
Ontario
800-667-1940
website
Ontario – Chinese
800-667-1840
website
(Traditional Chinese)
Prince Edward Island
902-368-4683
website
Quebec
418-627-8600
website
Saskatchewan
306-787-2467
website
Yukon
867-667-5721
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