Using a Firearm for Hunting and Fur Harvesting

The Department of Fisheries and Land Resources is mandated to oversee the regulation of the recreational hunting, trapping and angling programs in Newfoundland and Labrador. The department is seeking input on matters relating to the current and future policy and guidelines for the minimum hunting age and access for persons with disabilities.  The questionnaire can be accessed below. It should take you about 10 minutes to complete. We thank you in advance for your participation. The questionnaire will be available online until July 31.

If you have any questions about the questionnaire, or would like to access it in alternative formats, please contact:

Grant Dicks, Manager of Licensing and Operations

Wildlife Division,  Department of Fisheries and Land Resources

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 709-637-2045


The information requested in these questionnaires is being collected for the purpose of informing policy development related to hunting licences. The authority for this collection comes from section 61(c) of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015. If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information, please contact Rhonda Hickey at [email protected] or (709) 729-4797.