Fisheries

Brandon Maloney

Fisheries Manager

Phone: (902) 758-2049
Cell: (902) 751-0085
Email: bmaloney@sipeknekatik.ca

Office Location
Sipekne’katik Administration Office
522 Church Street, Indian Brook, N.S.
B0N 1W0

About Fisheries,


The Sipekne’katik Fisheries Department is an economic enterprise which continues to grow. The fisheries department now manages 33 fishing licenses of various species such as lobster, snowcrab, and groundfish etc. The licenses provide/create employment opportunities for the band members through leasing of licenses or fishing for the band.
The fisheries department will continue to support and manage the fishing tags for Food, Social and Ceremonial Lobster fishery. This program is for all band members who would like to fish for lobster, depending on the area fished, is the amount of tags you are entitled to. Yes, with these tags, there are rules and regulations that have to be followed. The Fisheries department has to liaise between the members and Department of Fisheries and Oceans.