Record #: MID0344
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2020


Description (Service) Concerned with resource development and resource conservation, including:
  • fish, wildlife, non-renewable resources
  • natural heritage values
  • forest and crown land resources in Simcoe asnd Dufferin Counties.
For general inquiries please contact the Natural Resources Information Centre (NRIC) at 1-800-667-1940.

Call the toll free Bear Hotline to report bear problems.

Service Details

Public Comments No longer does applications for Outdoors Cards or sell Hunting or Fishing Licences. These services are available at the Service Ontario Centre, 34 Simcoe St, Barrie
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30 pm - admission by appointment only.
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application By appointment only.
Languages English
Fees Service - some licenses carry a fee.

Address and Location

Site Location Off Hwy 26 just past the Simcoe County Administration Centre and Board of Education Administration Centre. On Vespra Conc 6 across from Springwater Park
Located In Community Springwater
Address & Map
2284 Nursery Rd
Springwater, ON
Canada L0L 1X0
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Intersection Hwy 26 and Nursery Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-725-7500 ; Bear Hotline: 1-866-514-2327, 1-866-514-BEAR ; Natural Resources Violation Reporting: 1-877-847-7667, 1-877-TIPS-MNR
Toll Free Phone 1-800-667-1940, General Information
Fax 705-725-7584
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Primary Contact Dan Thompson, Acting District Manager; Phone: 705-725-7561; Email:

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