Fisheries and Communities

About us

The Department of Fisheries and Communities advocates on behalf of the marine fishery and the aquaculture industries to support the sustainable development of the fishing industry. The department also works with municipalities and rural communities to support priorities at the local level. Some of the priorities in this mandate are to:

  • Grow and sustain all elements of fisheries and aquaculture;
  • Work with partners to develop products that place PEI among the world leaders in food production and innovation;
  • Continue to advise on behalf of and implement the Municipal Government Act;
  • Support municipalities and planning to increase capacity, improve service delivery and promote economic opportunity.

Learn more about the department

Fisheries and Communities
Minister's Office
Executive Assistant
Bilingual Senior Communications Officer

General Inquiries

Department of Fisheries and Communities
548 Main Street
PO Box 1180
Montague, PE C0A 1R0
Phone:  902-838-0983
Fax:  902-838-0972