Contact Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Shellfish harvesting openings and closures

From Fisheries and Oceans Canada


Check before you dig! Make sure the area where you plan to harvest shellfish is open. When an area is officially “closed,” it is both illegal and unsafe to harvest shellfish from that area.

British Columbia

 1-866-431-3474 or contact nearest office

New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador


Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Contact nearest office.


 418-648-2239 or contact nearest office


 1-866-431-3474 or contact nearest office