Recreational fishing regulations data

This spatial dataset contains a summary of fishing regulations and fish sanctuary descriptions. The data includes information on:

  • species catch and possession limits
  • size limits
  • seasons and close times
  • fish sanctuaries
  • bait and gear restrictions
  • regulations for specific fisheries management zones and waterbodies

This dataset is not intended for legal purposes nor is it a complete representation of current regulations. For details on the current regulations, visit:

Close times, fishing quotas and size limits established in the Ontario Fishery Regulations may be changed through variation orders. Learn more at Ontario.ca/fishing.

Contact

Ontario's Open Data Team opengov@ontario.ca

Data

Data Available

The data described here is available for you to use. [Learn more]
[See the licence for how you're allowed to use this data.]

Covers 2020-01-01 - 2020-12-31

Supporting Files

Additional Info

Field Value
Tags
Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
Source URL/Address
Maintainer
Author
Author Email
Maintainer branch
Last Validated Date 2020-06-08
Update frequency Yearly
Access instructions