Salmon Conservation Catch Card

If you want to fish for salmon in the Yukon you need a valid Salmon Conservation Catch Card and a Yukon angling licence.

The Catch Card contains pertinent information about an angler’s fishing activity. Salmon Conservation Catch Cards may be purchased online or from authorized suppliers.

How do I return my Catch Card?

You must return your Salmon Conservation Card to Fisheries and Oceans Canada by November 30 of the year of issue.

Yukon Catch Card Fees

2015/2016 Salmon Conservation Catch Card fees (price includes 5 % GST)
Category Yukon Resident Alaska Resident* Canadian Resident Non - Resident
Adult annual (16-64 years of age) $10.50 $10.50 $21.00 $52.50
Senior (65+) FREE $10.50 $21.00 $52.50
Minor (Under 16 years of age) FREE FREE FREE FREE

*Must be in possession of a current Alaska Resident Angling Licence and Yukon Angling Licence.

First Nations anglers who want to fish for salmon outside their Traditional Territory must possess a valid Yukon Angling Licence and a Catch Card, unless they have written consent from the First Nation with authority in the Traditional Territory in which they plan to fish. Any First Nations anglers purchasing a Yukon salmon Conservation Card must pay the applicable rates based on residency: i.e. Adult Yukon First Nations anglers pay $10.50 and Cards are free for Senior and Minor First Nations Anglers.

Failure to comply with any of these regulations could result in a fine or legal action.