The BC Ministry of Agriculture is seeking submissions on changes to the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) to permit landowners to have both a principal residence and a small secondary residence on their property, provided they have approval from their local government. ALR property owners would not be required to apply to the Agricultural Land Commission for approval.
The Ministry issued a Policy Intentions Paper available here.
The Ministry issued a press release, available here.
The Ministry’s deadline for comment is: April 17, 2020.