The Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union (FFAW-Unifor) represents over 12,000 working women and men throughout Newfoundland and Labrador, most of whom are employed in the fishing industry. We also have members working in the hotel, hospitality, brewing, metal fabrication, window manufacturing and oil industries.

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9/27/2016

On Monday, September 26, FFAW-Unifor President Keith Sullivan presented to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans.

9/14/2016
PENDING FINAL PROJECT APPROVAL- FFAW is now accepting applications to conduct Atlantic Halibut Tagging in Nafo Sub-Divisions 4Rb in late September and early October. As per scientific requirements applicants must have a decked vessel that is greater than 40ft. and a certified life raft with a minimum 6(six) person capacity. To obtain an application, please call Myra at the FFAW Office in Corner Brook at (709) 634-0277. Deadline for accepting applications is Wednesday, September 21st at 4:30 P.M.
9/8/2016

On behalf of the FFAW-Unifor Executive and membership, we extend our deepest condolences to the families, friends and communities affected by the l

8/23/2016

For 2016-17, DFO announced a 15% increase in the TAC for the Southern Atlantic Halibut Stock.

8/12/2016

Cod Quality Grading Specifications can be found here.

8/9/2016

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

WHITE BAY AND NOTRE DAME BAY SURVEY FOR MACKEREL EGGS AND LARVAE

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