Appui financier au développement du secteur des pêches et de l’aquaculture commerciales: Amélioration de la compétitivité des entreprises de transformation de produits aquatiques – Renforcement de la salubrité et de la sécurité des aliments (Financial Support for the Development of the Commercial Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector: Improvement of the Competitiveness of Aquatic Product Processing Companies – Strengthening Food Safety and Security)

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This component provides funding for enhancing the competitiveness of companies in the aquatic product transformation sector by strengthening their products food safety and security.

Comments on Funding:

A grant of up to $500,000 per applicant and per project during the program duration.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must:

  • be businesses that have an establishment located in the maritime regions of Quebec;
  • possess the required authorizations or permits for carrying out activities that lead to the implementation of an eligible project:
    a) Aquatic product processing companies whose main activity is the preparation and canning of aquatic products;
    b) Enterprises involved in the commercial valorization of co-products and marine biotechnologies.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

The program comes into effect on April 18, 2023, and ends on March 31, 2026, or upon the depletion of funds, whichever occurs first.

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