Help protect B.C.'s natural resources
Report Natural Resource Violations, including damage or illegal use of Crown Land, forest or water in the Thompson-Okanagan:
Effective June 8th, 2015, Water Act Approvals and Notifications (Short Term Use of Water and Changes In and About a Stream) applications are exclusively web-based, electronic forms.
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This new service offers many benefits:
- Convenient - Prepare and submit your application 24/7 from the comfort of your home or business.
- Online Payments - Ability to pay for applications with a credit card or VISA debit at time of submission.
- Extensive and easy-to-follow help - Extensive and easy-to-follow online help including videos and guide you through the process.
- Higher success rate - less chance of having your application rejected due to errors or omissions, the system automatically checks your application for completeness.
A FrontCounter BC Staff member is available to assist you with the application process by phone at 1-877-855-3222 or by visiting any of our 29 locations province-wide.
Water Act Approvals and Notifications
A new electronic application for Short Term Use of Water and Changes In and About a Stream are exclusively web based starting June 8, 2015. The application forms will only be accepted electronically.
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.
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.
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.