Commercial Rock Crab License Available


Commercial Rock Crab License Available

For Area 24 & 25


Lennox Island Fisheries is seeking applications from Band Members who are interested in harvesting a Rock Crab license for Area 24 & 25.

This license is equipment with all the proper fishing gear.  Applicant must be able to accumulate and pay the sum of $30,000.00 for the purchase of all the Fishing Gear.


Interested fisher must have:

  • Adequate certificates; (Marine Emergency Duties (MED), Small Vessel Operators Proficiency (SVOP) or any Marine Safety Certificates.
  • Must have 2 proven years of experience.
  • Must be able to purchase all proper fishing gear.
Description of Fishing Gear;Is equipped with 150 Rock Crab traps; in excellent condition, Rope, buoys (Styrofoam), and bait boxes for all 150 traps, also includes 60 fishing pans and table.


For more information or to view the gear please contact:

Chris Sapier: (902) 439-8331 or email:


To fill out a Commercial License Allocation Application, Please contact Emily Bernard @ 831-2168 or email:


Deadline for all Applications are due Friday May 22th, 2015.



Emily Bernard,

Fisheries Director