Inter-Ministry Invasive Species Working Group

Legislation

There are numerous pieces of legislation used to address invasive species in British Columbia. The ministries and the links to their legislation are listed below.
For a thorough listing and explanation of legislation pertaining to invasive plants in BC, please see the Invasive Species Council of BC's report A Legislative Guidebook to Invasive Plant Management in BC.


Provincial Legislation

The Statutes and Regulations, and the Legislation and regulations pages of the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations.

Legislation and statutes page of the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure.


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Federal Legislation

The Acts and Regulations page for the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, including the Plant Protection Act, Seeds Act, and many others.