This publication presents the main sport hunting rules in Québec from April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2018. It contains regulatory information that every hunter must know, namely the regulations in effect, the seasons when hunting is allowed, the related restrictions and the maps of hunting zones. The information presented in this publication does not replace the official texts of the statutes and regulations, just as the zone maps which this publication contains do not replace the regulatory maps of the hunting zones.Any change made during the year to the regulatory information found in this publication will give rise to a press release. These press releases may be accessed in the News section of the publication Sport Hunting in Québec - Main rules 2016-2018. This publication also contains the list of wildlife registration stations as well as other useful information for hunters.
If you witness poaching, you should report it to a wildlife protection officer by calling SOS Poaching at 1 800 463-2191. Do not use this number for any other kind of call.