Competitive Sportfishing Event Application

Competitive Sportfishing Events are considered to be Special Events under the Health Protection Act Order.

Nova Scotians should follow current social distancing guidelines when fishing to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. This means limiting your contact with other people, staying 2 metres (6 feet) away from them, adhering to group gathering limits and other restrictions issued by Public Health. This information is provided as general guidance. Stay informed by visiting for the most up-to-date information before you go fishing.

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* Please check here to provide your consent to have the details of your event published on the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture website.
Only the following information will be published: date and location of the event, host organization and contact email and telephone number.

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