Regulation - Minister

Proposal to align white-tailed deer hunting seasons in Wildlife Management Units 91A-B and 92A-D

Regulation Number(s):
Ontario Regulation 670/98 (Open Seasons - Wildlife)
Instrument Type:
Regulation - Minister
Bill or Act:
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act, 1997
Summary of Proposal:
We are proposing amendments to Ontario Regulation 670/98 (Open Seasons) under the Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act to permit the use of bows during the gun seasons in Wildlife Management Units 91A-B and 92A-D, supporting the alignment of deer seasons across the province.

There are no anticipated significant environmental implications that would impact deer harvest levels, hunter safety, or deer population stability as a result of these proposed changes.

Analysis of Regulatory Impact:
There are no new administrative costs to business associated with this proposal.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
March 15, 2022
Comments Due Date:
April 29, 2022