Ontario. Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks

Site: Peterborough - Mailing Address

Service: Natural Resources Information and Support Centre

Record #: PET0287
Last Modified: 03 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 16 Nov 2023


Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-1940; 1-800-387-7011
TTY Phone 1-866-686-6072
E-Mail NRISC@ontario.ca
Website www.ontario.ca/page/ministry-natural-resources-and-forestry


Address & Map
Peterborough, ON
Mailing Address C/O NRISC 
300 Water St 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9J 3C7
Physical Access Not Applicable


Description (Service) Not a walk-in customer service counter

Provides free information by phone, teletype and email to the public about Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry's programs and services.

Topics of interest include:
  • Ontario's provincial parks
  • hunting and fishing regulations
  • outdoors cards and fishing and hunting licences
  • land use (Crown land use)
  • forests
  • fisheries
  • wildlife
  • mineral aggregates and the Crown lands and waters
  • forest fires
  • flood and drought protection
  • regulations related to dealing with wild animals on private property and more
For flood warnings click here

For Ontario Parks click here

For information regarding all other Ministry programs click here

Service Details

Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application By phone 
Languages English; French
Fees Fees apply for some services . Visit website for details


Service Categories Campgrounds ; Fire Advisories ; Fishing Licences ; Hunting Licences ; Land Conservation ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Environmental Issues ; Water Resources Conservation ; Wildlife Conservation