Fisheries and Land Resources

Fisheries and Aquaculture

Fisheries Branch

The divisions in the Fisheries Branch are:


The Fisheries Branch is responsible for:

  • The licensing of all fish processing operations and fish buyers operating within the province.
  • Conducting comprehensive inspections, compliance and regulatory programs for the fishing industry and aquaculture sectors within its legislative authorities.
  • Regional Offices are responsible for delivery of all departmental programs and services at the community level.


Petten Building,
30 Strawberry Marsh Road
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL
A1B 4J6
Tel: (709) 729-3723
Fax: (709) 729-0360
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