2. This Regulation applies to the production, stocking, keeping in captivity, breeding and transport of freshwater fish, anadromous and catadromous fish, hobby fish that are of a native or naturalized species and fish listed in Schedule IV, and to the treatment of contagious and parasitic diseases in freshwater fish.
This Regulation also applies to the purchase, sale and importation of any species of fish, whether live or dead, including hobby fish that are of a native or naturalized species and the fish listed in Schedule IV.
For those purposes, goldfish (Carassius) are hobby fish that are not of a naturalized species.
The provisions of the first and sixth paragraphs of section 4, except those governing stocking, do not apply to the holder of a zoological garden licence obtained under the Regulation respecting animals in captivity (chapter C-61.1, r. 5), or to the holder of a licence issued for scientific, educational or management purposes under section 19 of the Quebec Fishery Regulation, 1990 (SOR/90-214).
O.C. 1302-94, s. 2; O.C. 1439-98, s. 10; O.C. 1142-2003, s. 1; O.C. 222-2012, s. 2.