Government of New Brunswick
  • Description
  • Fees
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  • Overview

    An Institutional Aquaculture Licence is a class of aquaculture licence that permits a licensee to conduct aquaculture for research outside a laboratory or an aquarium, or for use in public fishery enhancement activities, and not for the purposes of commercial gain.

    Eligibility

    The following authorizations are required for aquaculture purposes in New Brunswick:

    Aquaculture licence - Anyone wanting to conduct aquaculture in the Province, regardless of the location, must have an Aquaculture Licence.

    Other permits or approvals required in order to perform aquaculture in New Brunswick - In order to obtain an aquaculture licence in New Brunswick, additional permits, approvals or assessments may be required by other government departments. Reviews for these permits, approvals and assessments are triggered at other agencies by the receipt and review of an aquaculture application from the department. Where a permit, approval or assessment is deemed necessary the agency responsible

    Description

    An application must be filed with the department. The application will be reviewed in accordance with provisions of the Aquaculture Act and its General Regulation.

    Fees

    Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

    Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
    YYYY-MM-DD
    List of Fees2008-08-27
    Aquaculture license application fee2008-08-27
      New licence10.002012-02-14
      Renewal20.002012-02-14
      Amendment10.002012-02-14
    Annual aquaculture Licence Fee2008-08-19
      Institutional Licence20.002012-02-14
    Appeal fee200.002012-02-14
    Contact Email Location
    Contact SNB (Payment Only) snb@snb.ca
    Fredericton