Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources

Outdoors Card, Fishing Licence

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Record #: OSH0973 Last Modified: 06 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 04 Jul 2013
Location, Telephone & Internet
Address & Map
Robinson Place
300 Water St
Peterborough, ON K9J 8M5
 
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Office Phone705-755-2000
Toll Free Phone1-800-667-1940 
E-mailMnr.nric.mnr@ontario.ca
Websitewww.mnr.gov.on.ca
LocationPeterborough
Description & Services
Areas ServedDurham Region ; Ontario
LanguagesEnglish ; French
EligibilityMost Canadian residents need an Ontario issued Outdoors Card and fishing licence tag to fish in Ontario if they are at least 18 years old but have not reached their 65th birthday
ApplicationServiceOntario office and online renewals * three year renewal is also available online.
FeesService
DescriptionWallet sized identification card which accompanies the Ontario fishing licence tag is valid for three calendar years  
 
Fishing laws limit the number of fish an angler may catch or possess for conservation reasons * the number depends on the type of licence the angler holds, the fish species, where the fish is caught and, in some cases, the size of the fish 
 
One and Three Year Resident Sport Fishing Licence Tag 
is for anglers who wish to have full catch and possession fishing privileges 
 
One and Three Year Resident Conservation Fishing Licence Tag for the angler who wishes to live release a majority of the fish caught * in the case of certain species, all of the fish caught 
 
One Day Fishing Licence, the choice of someone going for a day excursion on a charter boat 
 
Ontario Outdoors Card and Fishing Licences and Sport Fishing licences can be purchased from the following certified licence issuers 
 
Canadian Tire 
441 Gibb Street, Oshawa 
905-728-6272  
 
Gagnon Sports 
385 Bloor Street West, Oshawa 
905-725-5798 
 
If you wish to both fish and hunt, you may apply for an Outdoors Card (hunting/fishing version) which provides for both privileges * Call the Outdoors Card Centre for complete details 1-800-387-7011 
 
To renew your Outdoors Card (hunting/fishing version) with a credit card, call 1-800-288-1155 or visit Ontario.ca/outdoorscard
Other Details
AccessibilityNot Applicable ; Call for details
Classification/Subjects
Service CategoriesFishing Licences ; Hunting Licences