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Reminder – Bluefin tuna fishery open by Permit Only









Sep. 20, 2021


Reminder – Bluefin tuna fishery open by Permit Only


DFO advises that the Bluefin Tuna fishery in NAFO Divisions 3KLNOP is open by permit only for vessels with 2021 Bluefin tuna tag numbers:


2205, 2323, 2084, 2023, 2095 and tags in the series 2144 through 2170.


Licence conditions can be obtained through DFO’s National On-line Licencing System for those harvesters who have been contacted.


The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-267 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-274 comes into effect at 1800 hours on September 20, 2021.


“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at


If you would like to have all “Notices to Fish Harvesters” for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: [email protected]












For information, contact:

Erin Dunne

Resource Manager – Pelagic Fisheries

Tel.(709) 772-3600

E-mail: [email protected]














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