Land Ownership in the ALR

See if your property is in the ALR
Own ALR land? See what's permitted
Do you want to make an ALC Application?

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

Minister's ALR/ALC Advisory Committee

Feb. 9, 2018 -  The Minister of Agriculture's independent advisory committee will lead a public engagement process and provide recommendations regarding opportunities to revitalize the ALR and the ALC.

The deadline to submit comments is Apr. 30, 2018.


Link to the Advisory Committee's webpage

New and Amended Policies

Nov. 7, 2017 - New: Placement of fill for soil bound agriculture (L-23) & Criteria for agricultural capability assessments (P-10). Amended: Retaining an existing residence while building a new residence (L-10).

Read the Policies

Completed ALR Boundary Review

Aug. 3, 2017 - The ALC has completed its current boundary review projects in Electoral Areas B and E in the Regional District of East Kootenay.

View Boundary Review Information