Available through Fisheries and Oceans Canada

The Atlantic Fisheries Fund supports:

  • Innovation to encourage new products and technologies.
  • Infrastructure to encourage capital investments in new products, processes or technologies.
  • Science partnerships between industry, academia and other research institutions to improve our knowledge.

To be eligible for funding, you must:

  • Reside in a participating province.
  • Be active in or support activities related to the fish and seafood harvesting, processing or aquaculture sectors.
  • Demonstrate maximum economic benefits accruing to the Atlantic Region.

Benefit to Employers

  • The AFF is intended to help Canada‚Äôs fish and seafood sector to transition to meet the growing demand for seafood globally.
  • Its aim is to bring high value, high quality and sustainable products to markets at home and around the world.

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Contact Information

For support with your application contact
RegionalAFF-FPARegional@dfompo.gc.ca
or 1-844-795-9718