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Report Natural Resource Violations, including damage or illegal use of Crown Land, forest or water in the Thompson-Okanagan:

Planned Outage on Friday April 24, 2015 starting at 4:30 pm. It is estimated that system will be down for approximately 24 hours.

Please note that you will not be able to access the following electronic applications during this outage duration:

  • New Water Licence Application
  • Water Licence Abandonment/Amendment Application
  • Water Licence Name Change/Transfer Application
  • Notice of Work Application
  • Notification of Deemed Authorization Application
  • Crown Land Tenure Application
  • Fish and Wildlife Application
We apologize for the inconvenience and Thank You for your patience.
 
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  • Do you want to use crown land?<br /><strong>Apply online or visit one of our offices.</strong>
  • Do you want to go fishing? Or become an Angling Guide?<br /><strong>Our online applications are easy to use and convenient.</strong>
  • Do you want to go use water for your home or business?<br /><strong>Apply for a new water licence or amend one online.</strong>
  • Do you need to submit a Notice of Work?<br /><strong>One of our 29 offices will be happy to help.</strong>
  • Do you need a Licence to Cut or a Timber Mark?<br /><strong>FrontCounter BC is here to help.</strong>
  • 02/02/2015

    Improved Fish and Wildlife Permit Electronic Application launched

    A new electronic application form for Fish and Wildlife Permits has gone live on Feb 2, 2015. The application forms will now be accepted electronically.

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  • 05/23/2014

    Crown Land Tenure - New electronic application launched

    A new electronic application for Crown Land Tenure has gone live today. The new application includes a guide which helps clients prepare for a successful application.

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  • 04/01/2014

    FrontCounter BC assumed the responsibilities of the former Permit and Authorization Service Bureau (PASB)

    For instructions on how to submit your Fish & Wildlife or Parks permit application please check the webpage.

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  • 12/06/2013

    New Water Licence - New electronic application launched

    A new electronic application for the Water Licence has gone live today. The new application includes a guide which helps clients prepare for a successful application.

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  • 08/29/2013

    Notification of Deemed Authorization - New electronic application launched

    A new electronic application for the Notification of Deemed Authorization has gone live today. The new application includes a guide which helps clients prepare for a successful application.

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  • 08/19/2013

    Water Licence Name Change / Transfer - New electronic application launched

    A new and improved electronic application for Water Licence Name Change / Transfer has gone live today. The new application includes a guide which helps clients prepare for a successful application.

    more information