Land Ownership in the ALR

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The Provincial Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) is an independent administrative tribunal dedicated to preserving agricultural land and encouraging farming in British Columbia.


Bill 52 - Changes to ALCA & Regulation

Dec. 4, 2018 - Bill 52 has received Royal Assent, but does not have force and effect until new ALR Regulations are adopted. The Provincial Government is currently working on these ALR Regulations. The ALC anticipates that they will be adopted next year.


ALC Information Update - Bill 52

ALC Bylaw Review Guide

Aug. 22, 2018 - ALC Bylaw Reviews: A Guide for Local Governments is a new resource available to support local government land use planning and bylaw development in the ALR.


Download the ALC Bylaw Review Guide

Cannabis Production in the ALR

Aug. 15, 2018 - Order in Council 380/2018 amended the ALR Regulation with respect to cannabis production in the ALR. Information Bulletin 04 provides guidance to assist in interpreting the regulation.


Read the Information Bulletin