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The content has not yet been reviewed and is therefore not yet accessible on Québec.ca. Here is a list of the main services connected with this theme.
Hunting and trapping
- Big game hunting
On this page, you will find particular rules for big game hunting.
- Certificat du chasseur ou du piégeur et certificat de réussite – changement d’adresse (in French only)
Use this service to update your address in the computerized system of the Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs.
- List of certified traps
For certain species and certain types of traps, only traps “certified” compliant with these international humane trapping standards (IHTS) are allowed to be used.
- Maps and plans (in French only)
On this page, you will find maps of the hunting and the map of areas at risk for fire and other useful information for hunting and outdoor activities.
- Québec Firearms Registration Service
This service enables you to register your non-restricted firearms (rifles and shotguns) or to transmit a notice of transfer of ownership.
- S.O.S. Braconnage (in French only)
This service enables you to denounce poaching or any act that harms wildlife or its habitats.
- Species trapped (in French only)
List of the main species trapped in Quebec
- Sport hunting in Québec - General regulations
Hunters must abide by the hunting rules that apply in the area and the requirements applicable to the territories where they wish to hunt.
- Sport hunting in Québec - Random draws
Random draws are held each year for big game.
- Trapping- Main rules
Trappers must comply with the trapping regulations that apply in these UGAFs as well as the requirements that apply to specific territories.
- Wild turkey hunting
Wild turkey hunting is permitted in the spring.
Last update: May 15, 2019