Description & Services
Public Comments You should report any illegal activity against Ontario’s fish and wildlife, species at risk, shore lands, forests, provincial parks and conservation reserves, petroleum, aggregate resources and public lands. Call the MNRF TIPS line toll-free at 1-877-847-7667
Description (Service) Promotes healthy, sustainable ecosystems, the conservation of biodiversity, and supports outdoor recreation opportunities
Manages the following natural resources: 
  • Crown Land 
  • Fisheries 
  • Forest Fire Management 
  • Forest Management 
  • Provincial Parks 
  • Wildlife
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District
  • Licences and outdoors cards are required for fishing and hunting 
  • A licence and outdoors card for fishing are not required for individuals under 18 years of age and over 65 years of age 
  • To be eligible to hunt an individual must be 16 years of age, or 15 with written parental consent
  • No walk-in service; call to make an appointment 
  • Hunting and fishing licences as well as outdoors cards can be purchased, renewed, or replaced online, at a Service Ontario location, or at a licence issuer
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - hunting and fishing licences; outdoors card
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-475-5550
Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-1940
Fax Including Resources Management and Operations Teams: 705-475-5500 
District Manager: 705-475-5595
Primary Executive Bill Mauro, Minister, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Alternate Executive Mitch Baldwin, District Manager; Phone: 705-475-5599; Email:
Located In Community North Bay
Address 3301 Trout Lake Rd
North Bay, ON P1A 4L7
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Intersection Trout Lake Rd and Peninsula Rd
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial