Indigenous fisheries and long term agreements

Information and resources for Indigenous fishers.

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Services and information

Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy

Strategy objectives and outcomes

Communal fishing licences

Information about food,social or ceremonial (FSC) communal fishing licences

Long term fisheries arrangements

Lists of treaties in British Columbia and Yukon that contain Aboriginal fisheries agreements

Pacific Integrated Commercial Fisheries Initiative

Funding for building capacity of commercial fisheries and co-management for West Coast First Nations

Aboriginal Aquatic Resource And Oceans Management Program

Supports Indigenous groups as they develop, grow and maintain aquatic resource and oceans management departments.

Aboriginal Fund for Species at Risk

Protection funding for aquatic species at risk, project priority areas, contacts and application dates.

Allocation Transfer Program

Supports fisheries-based economic development for First Nations groups in coastal communities


Indigenous engagement and consultations

Contact us

Contact the Reconciliation and partnerships team