Ontario Fishery Regulations, 1989

Version of section 21 from 2006-03-22 to 2007-12-31:

  •  (1) No person who engages in sport fishing by means of a dip-net, seine or bait-fish trap shall fish otherwise than in accordance with subsection (2), (3) or (4).

  • (2) The holder of a licence set out in Column I of an item of the table to this subsection may engage in sport fishing for the species of fish set out in Column II of that item with a dip-net

    • (a) the dimensions of which do not exceed 183 cm by 183 cm where the dip-net is angular; or

    • (b) the diameter of which does not exceed 183 cm where the dip-net is circular.

      TABLE

      Column IColumn II
      ItemLicenceSpecies of Fish
      1Resident Sport Fishing LicenceBait-fish, smelt, northern pike, coarse fish, carp and sucker
      2Dip Net Licence to Take Fish for Personal UseLake herring, lake white fish and pink salmon
      3Non-resident Sport Fishing LicenceSmelt, northern pike, coarse fish, carp carp and sucker
  • (3) The holder of a Resident Sport Fishing Licence or a Non-Resident Sport Fishing Licence may engage in sport fishing for smelt with a seine the dimensions of which do not exceed 10 m by 2 m.

  • (4) The holder of a Resident Sport Fishing Licence may take bait-fish by means of a bait-fish trap the length of which does not exceed 51 cm and the diameter of which does not exceed 31 cm.

  • SOR/94-295, ss. 3, 14(F)
  • SOR/95-589, s. 5
  • SOR/99-105, s. 9
  • SOR/2004-63, s. 4
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