Attention Hunters: CWD Drop Off Locations Are Closed

Deer Hunting

Due to the heightened COVID-19 response level, effective immediately, Manitoba is temporarily suspending the mandatory sample submission requirements for Elk and Deer hunters.

The Drop-Off Depots will NOT accept any samples from hunters at this time. 

If you have a serious concern regarding the health of an animal you have harvested, please call 204-638-4570.  More information may be found at

Note that voluntarily submitted samples of Elk and Deer, harvested in 2020-21, may be accepted at a future time. Hunters are encouraged to keep the head, or head and lungs, frozen, and secured from scavenging, if they wish to have their harvest tested.

Please follow the latest COVID-19 protocols found at
(204) 633-5967 / (877) 633-4868
4-999 King Edward Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0R1