March 18, 2020: BC declared a provincial state of emergency

BC Premier implements a whole government response

ALC COVID-19 Operational Advisory

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

Bill 15 in Force and Effect

The Province of BC brought portions of Bill 15 into force and effect on March 12, 2020, and amended the ALR General Regulation.

Read OIC 131/2020 here.

Read Bill 15 here.

Read the BC News Release here

Read the Amended Act and Regulations

Decision Making Panels

The Commission continues to operate in a regional panel structure, with a panel in each of the six administrative regions of the province as directed by the ALC Chair Jennifer Dyson.


Read Panel Directives

Remembering Erik Karlsen

The ALC remembers Erik Karlsen, former chair of the ALC from 2005-2010.

Read Piece about Erik Karlsen