Notices to Fish Harvesters

Notice to fish harvesters - 2020-08-18



END OF FMO # 2020-03 


Quebec – August 18, 2020 


Fisheries and Oceans Canada – Quebec region informs the industry that Fisheries Management Order #2020-03, signed on May 15, 2020, and renewed on June 28, 2020, is no longer in effect and that at-sea observers deployment is back to normal. Fish harvesters are required to comply with their Conditions of Licence regarding the At-Sea Observer Program.


Fishers and at-sea observers are still required to comply with the instructions of the Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ) and these instructions could be modified according to the evolution of the epidemiological situation of COVID-19. 

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Additional information on management measures and fishing areas is available on our website at: 


Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) - Information for industry 

Canadian fisheries and aquaculture sectors provide the world with sustainably-sourced, high quality, high value, fish and seafood. 

Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard is committed to supporting our fisheries and aquaculture industry during these difficult times.  The Government of Canada is taking the necessary steps to ensure that you can continue to operate safely and effectively and we will continue to keep you informed of the latest developments.

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