Fisheries and Oceans Canada in the Central and Arctic Region

Features

The department's main activities in the Central and Arctic Region are:

  • freshwater and arctic research
  • management and prevention of aquatic invasive species
  • management of fisheries
  • conservation and protection of freshwater and arctic aquatic species and their habitats
  • management of federally owned small craft harbours
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Locations

The Central and Arctic regional headquarters can be found in Sarnia, Ontario. Numerous offices as well as 3 research centres are located throughout Manitoba, Sasketchewan, Alberta, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Ontario.

Latest

Study on risk of Grass Carp
2017-01-27 - News Release

Grass Carp has arrived in the Great Lakes basin. The study concludes that they have been found in Lakes Michigan, Erie and Ontario.

New Arctic Marine Protected Area Announced
2016-11-16 - News Release

The Anguniaqvia niqiqyuam marine protected area was created in collaboration with the Inuvialuit, as well as industry partners, and other stakeholders.

Main offices

Main offices

Sarnia (regional headquarters)

Contact information

520 Exmouth St
Sarnia ON  N7T 8B1

Toll-free:  1-866-290-3731
Telephone:  519-383-1809
Fax: 519-464-5128
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed


Iqaluit (area office)

Contact information

630 Mivvik St
Iqaluit NU  X0A 0H0

Telephone:  867-979-8000
Fax: 867-979-8039
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available

Yellowknife (area office)

Contact information

301-5204 50 Ave
Yellowknife NT  X1A 1E2

Telephone:  867-669-4900
Fax: 867-669-4941
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available
Locations - A to O

Office locations - A to O

Burlington (Canada Centre for Inland Waters)

Contact information

867 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington ON  L7S 1A1

Telephone:  905-336-4999
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: Call ahead
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available

Edmonton

Contact information

1028 Parsons Rd SW
Edmonton AB  T6E 0J4

Toll-free:  1-855-852-8320
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: Call ahead
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available

Hay River

Contact information

42043 MacKenzie Hwy
Hay River NT  X0E 0R9

Telephone:  867-875-5300
Fax: 867-874-6922
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available
  • Report a fisheries violation

Inuvik

Contact information

P.O. Box 1871
Inuvik NT  X0E 0T0

Telephone:  867-777-7500
Fax: 867-777-7501
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: 8 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available
Locations - P to Z

Office locations - P to Z

Regina

Contact information

103-1800 11th Avenue
Regina SK  S4P 0H8

Toll-free:  1-855-852-8320
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: Call ahead
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available

Sault Ste. Marie (Sea Lamprey Control Centre)

Contact information

1219 Queen St E
Sault Ste. Marie ON  P6A 2E5

Toll-free:  1-800-553-9091
Telephone:  705-941-3000
Fax: 705-941-3025
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: Call ahead
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available
  • Report a fisheries violation

Winnipeg (Freshwater Institute)

Contact information

501 University Cres
Winnipeg MB  R3T 2N6

Telephone:  204-983-5000
Fax: 204-983-6285
Email:  info@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Service hours

Monday to Friday: Call ahead
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Holidays: Closed

Services available