ALC Policies

Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) Policies provide further regulation interpretation of activities and uses within the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR).

The ALC has Policies that outline principles, guidelines, strategies, rules or positions on various interpretative, operational, and fill and soil removal issues. The Policies provide clarification and courses of action consistently taken or adopted, formally or informally.


Index of Policies

Date of Adoption
or Amendment

   
Policy 1 Farm Product Processing in the ALR February 2016
Policy 2 Farm Retail Sales in the ALR February 2016
Policy 3 Wineries and Cideries in the ALR February 2016
Policy 4 Agri-tourism Activities in the ALR March 2003
Policy 5 Agri-tourism Accommodation in the ALR March 2003
Policy 6 Bed and Breakfast Use in the ALR January 2016
Policy 7 Home Occupation Use in the ALR January 2016
Policy 8 Residential Uses in the ALR-Zone 1 January 2016
Policy 9 Additional Residences for Farm Help Accommodation January 2016
Policy 10 Building New Residence While Occupying Existing Residence January 2016
Policy 11 Homesite Severance on ALR Lands January 2016
Policy 12 ALR Subdivision Approval by Approving Officers January 2016
Policy 13 Parcels Less than 2 Acres January 2016
Policy 14 Approvals Granted Under Orders in Council 4473/72 and 157/73 January 2016
Policy 15 Approval Runs with the Land and Has No Expiry Unless Specified January 2016
Policy 16 Communication of Commission Decisions January 2016
Policy 17 Dikes for Flood Control and Irrigation in the ALR January 2016
Policy 18 Placement of Fill or Removal of Soil: Construction of Farm Buildings January 2016
Policy 19 Placement of Fill or Removal of Soil: Construction of Single Family Residence January 2016
Policy 20 Public Perusal of Records January 2016
Policy 21 Waiving of Application Fees January 2016
Policy 22 Lease of a Portion of ALR Land for Farm Use January 2016
Policy 23 Lease for a Retired Farmer-Zone 2 January 2016
Policy 24 Residential Uses in the ALR-Zone 2 January 2016
Policy 25 Utility Services Within an Existing Right of Way in the ALR January 2016
Policy 27 Brewery, Distillery and Meadery in the ALR February 2016

 

Date Posted

Governance & Operational Policy

March 3, 2016 Ministerial Order M072 - ALC Performance Indicators
March 3, 2016 Letter of Expectation Between Minister of Agriculture and the Chair of the ALC
March 3, 2016 Ministry of Agriculture Tax Payer Accountability Letter
March 30, 2015 ALC Practice Directive - Appeals under section 55 of the ALC Act
October 29, 2014 The Role of Elected Officials in Applications to the ALC
October 29, 2014 Site Visits in Applications to the ALC
October 29, 2014 Governance Policy

 

Date Posted

Information Bulletins

October 22, 2008 Slaughter Plants and Handling Red Meat Waste in the ALR
January 30, 2006 ALR and Coal Exploration and Extraction in the ALR