Agricultural Land Reserve

The Planning Department of the Regional District can tell you if your land is located within the Agricultural Land Reserve.

Important Update:

Effective July 16, 2015, The Agricultural Land Commission has updated their applications process.  Applications to the Agricultural Land Commission to remove land from the ALR, to subdivide land within the ALR, or to use ALR land for non-farm purposes, are now made directly through the through their Application Portal. 

Agricultural Land Commission application information page
http://www.alc.gov.bc.ca/alc/content/applications-and-decisions

Agricultural Land Commission application portal page (requires a BCeID)
http://a100.gov.bc.ca/pub/oatsp/list?execution=e1s1

Agricultural Land Commission contacts information page
http://www.alc.gov.bc.ca/alc/content/contact-us

Agricultural Land Commission timelines page
http://www.alc.gov.bc.ca/alc/content/applications-and-decisions/application-process

It is still highly recommended that you first discuss your proposal with The Regional District Planning Department, to provide input on Bylaw or other relevant issues. 

Helpful Document

Agricultural Land Reserve Applications, general information [PDF - 1008 KB]

The content on this page was last updated June 9 2016 at 2:42 PM