Projects near water

Protect fish and fish habitat, request a project review or authorization, and get information about Federal contaminated sites.

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Services and information

In support of the modernized Fisheries Act, Fisheries and Oceans Canada is developing and implementing a new Fisheries Act Registry. Learn more about the Registry.

Request a review of your project near water

The project review process and steps to follow to help you decide if your project requires a review.

Protecting fish and fish habitat

Measures to protect fish and fish habitat.

Standards and codes of practice

Best practices to protect fish and fish habitat.

Engagement and partnerships

Engagement strategies and partnerships for habitat and resource conservation and protection.

Federal contaminated sites

Expert support for the Federal Contaminated Sites Action Plan.

Report a problem

Contact us if you see someone polluting, poaching, damaging fish habitat or illegally fishing.

About the Fish and Fish Habitat Protection Program

Information about program activities and how we provide expert support.

Contact the Fish and Fish Habitat Protection Program

Regional office phone numbers, emails, fax numbers and mailing addresses.