Qalipu First Nation would like to announce the availability of two Communal Commercial Fishing Licenses.
Details are as follows:
Area 13A – St. George’s Bay – Two Licenses Available
Licence #1: Groundfish except Lumpfish, Herring Fixed Gear, Mackerel Fixed Gear, Eel, Lobster, Snow Crab (Queen), and Bait.
Licence #2: Herring Fixed Gear, Lobster, and Bait.
Successful applicant will be designated to fish this license by paying an annual administration fee to Qalipu First Nation Band. The purchase and maintenance of all fishing gear is the responsibility of the designated fisherperson. This designation may be renewed annually on the basis that the fisherperson remains compliant with QFN’s Fishing Designation Policy and meets the following criteria:
- Member of Qalipu First Nation Band
- All regulations of governing agencies of these licenses are followed
- Licenses are utilized annually
- Administration Fees are paid on time
Any member of the Qalipu First Nation Band interested in such a designation is encouraged to print and complete this application and indicate in which opportunity they are interested. Printed applications are also available at the Corner Brook and St. George’s offices.
Deadline to apply is: Monday March 20, 2017 @ 4pm
Please submit applications by e-mail, fax, mail, or hand-delivery to:
Qalipu First Nation
3 Church Street
Corner Brook, NL A2H 2Z4
Attn: Jonathan Strickland