Fish Management Zones

The Alberta Guide to
Sportfishing Regulations

is published annually by Sports Scene Publications Inc. For a downloadable pdf of the Alberta Sportfishing Regulations, visit

Click here for your nearest Fish & Wildlife office.  

Regulations are effective from April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022 

This website is neither a legal document nor a complete listing of current Alberta Sportfishing Regulations. It is a summary of the federal and provincial fishery regulations and is intended to assist those interested in sportfishing.

In case of a discrepancy between the information presented in this online version of the guide and the printed (hardcopy) version, the official online version shall have precedence.

The official Statutes and Regulations should be consulted for all purposes of interpreting and applying the law. Clarification of the regulations may be obtained from your nearest Fish and Wildlife Office. Provincial Statutes and Regulations, in print or electronic format, are available through the Queens Printer.

Specific questions about the Alberta Sportfishing Regulations may be addressed to Alberta Environment and Parks - Outreach Services.