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Newfoundland and Labrador
Regulation 2018



Wild Life Regulations (Amendment)
under the
Wild Life Act
(O.C. 2018-104)

(Filed Jun 4, 2018)

Under the authority of section 7 of the Wild Life Act, the minister with the approval of the Lieutenant-Governor in Council, makes the following regulations.

Dated at St. John’s, June 4, 2018.

Lori Anne Companion
Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources

Elizabeth Day
Deputy Clerk of the Executive Council



        1.   Ss. 3.1 to 3.2 Added

              3.1 Open season for salmon

      3.2   Salmon limits

CNLR 1156/96
as amended

        1. The Wild Life Regulations are amended by adding immediately after section 3 the following:

Open season for salmon

      3.1 A person shall not angle for salmon except during the open season prescribed under these regulations or the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery Regulations (Canada).

Salmon limits

     3.2. (1) The minister may, by order, prescribe limits respecting the number of salmon a person may hook and retain and the number of salmon a person may hook and release.

             (2)  An order made under subsection (1) may be made to apply to the whole of the province or to a part or parts of it that may be specified in the order.

             (3)  A person shall not hook and retain or hook and release more salmon than the limit specified in an order made under subsection (1).