learn the dfo fishing regulations
Check the Area map. You need to know the location (subarea) where you plan to fish.
Check the Species regulations table for fishing opportunities and basic regulations.
Check the Restrictions table for special exceptions and more detailed regulations.
Get to know the locations of protected areas. Permanent fishing restrictions are in effect in these areas to protect fish and fish habitat.
Unless otherwise specified, fishing opportunities end at 23:59 hrs on the close-date shown.