Atlantic Fishery Regulations, 1985
14 (1) Subject to subsection (4) and section 15, no person shall fish for any species of fish set out in Schedule I unless
(a) he holds a fisher’s registration card; and
(b) he is authorized, pursuant to subsection (2), to fish for that species.
(2) Subject to subsection (3), a person is authorized to fish for a species of fish if that person is
(a) the holder of a licence for that species;
(b) on board a vessel and is named as the operator of that vessel in a licence that authorizes the use of that vessel to fish for that species;
(c) accompanying a person referred to in paragraph (a) or (b);
(d) on board a vessel the owner of which is the holder of a licence that authorizes the use of that vessel in fishing for that species and an operator is not named in the licence; or
(e) authorized in accordance with subsection 23(2) of the Fishery (General) Regulations.
(3) Paragraphs 2(b) to (d) do not apply to a person engaged in recreational fishing.
(4) A person who is less than 16 years of age may engage in fishing without being registered.
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