Archaeology

Bulletins

The Archaeology Branch has developed a series of information bulletins which provide up-to-date information on branch policies and procedures. These bulletins are intended to be an effective and efficient mechanism for communicating with various stakeholders such as professional archaeologists, development proponents, First Nations and other government agencies.

  • Bulletin 1: Recording post-1846 CMTs
  • Bulletin 2: Recording Property Identifiers (bulletin content moved to Site Form Guide, section 2)
  • Bulletin 3: Personal Information and Permit Applications
  • Bulletin 4: New Archaeological Site Inventory Form and Guide (removed)
  • Bulletin 5: Winter Methodology for Oil and Gas AIAs
  • Bulletin 6: Copying Permit Report Review Comments to Clients
  • Bulletin 7: Standards for Electronic Submission of Permit Reports
  • Bulletin 8: Permit Report Citations
  • Bulletin 9: Client Certification
  • Bulletin 10: Interim Permit Reporting Procedures
  • Bulletin 11: Protocol Agreement with BC Oil and Gas Commission
  • Bulletin 12: Lumping and Splitting of Archaeological Site Boundaries (bulletin content revised and moved to Mapping and Shapefile Requirements)
  • Bulletin 13: Application Review Process and Guidelines for Consulting Archaeologists
  • Bulletin 14: Post-construction AIAs for Oil and Gas
  • Bulletin 15: Permits and Archaeological Site Boundaries
  • Bulletin 16: Using the Archaeological Site Inventory Form and Detailed Data Table to Record CMT Features
  • Bulletin 17: Field Director Qualifications
  • Bulletin 18: Site Alteration Permit Reports
  • Bulletin 19: Minimum Content and Format Requirements for Recording Archaeological Sites
  • Bulletin 20: Permit Report Copyright
  • Bulletin 21: Restrictive Covenant Process for Consulting Archaeologists
  • Bulletin 22: Enhanced Site Form Mapping Standards (bulletin content revised and moved to Mapping and Shapefile Requirements)
  • Bulletin 23: Recording Archaeological Study Areas (bulletin content revised and moved to Mapping and Shapefile Requirements)
  • Bulletin 24: Annual Reporting for Multiyear Heritage Inspection Studies
  • Bulletin 25: *REVISED June 2017* Notice of fieldwork conducted under Heritage Inspection Permits
  • Bulletin 26: Treatment of Archaeological Materials
  • Bulletin 27: CMT Guidelines