ALC Compliance

BC Agricultural Land Commission Rules for Wineries

This discussion summarizes some common compliance issues for BC wineries arising from the BC Agricultural Land Commission\’s rules (i.e. these rules will apply only if the winery is located on land that is part of the Agricultural Land Reserve). Significant topics that are explained include:

  • ALC Production Requirements including sourcing of grapes/fruit
  • ALC Development Rules which will affect all new wineries and any changes to existing wineries