Online Fishing Licenses & Regulations
A new licensing system is in place as of late November 2018. You will now be able to buy your licenses online and go paperless with your smart phone if you choose. All those buying a license on the new system for the first time will be required to create an account with an email address that will be your username to identify you. You can then login to your account anytime for re-printing, checking status, adding a hunting or fishing license, etc.
Visit the following link to purchase and print your fishing license online:
The Ontario MNR will no longer be printing unlimited copies of the Fishing Regulation Guide so you will have to ensure you are familiar with the regs through their online options. We will continue to have a printed one page summary of the regulations that apply to Lake of the Woods in your cabin at the resort.
The entire fishing regulation summary book is available to be downloaded through the following page:
Lake of the Woods fall under Zone 5, but also has border water regs and exceptions that must be reviewed. View the Zone 5 regs & exceptions at the following link: