Forest Act

British Columbia
In Force


This Act regulates the harvesting of forests and the lice…

Industrial Sector(s)

Document Type


Wildlife and Land Conservation
  • Protected Areas
Natural Resource Management
  • Forestry
  • Waste
  • Conveyance
  • Timber
  • Pile
  • Wood
  • Partitions
  • Exploration
  • Handles
  • Dry
  • Belts
  • Deck
  • Tables
  • Level
  • Power
  • Files
  • Back
  • Scaler
  • Charge
  • Refuse
  • Development
  • Communication
  • Scales
  • Decline

Part 1 - Definitions and Interpretation
1 (1) Definitions and interpretation
In this Act:
"allowable annual cut" means
(a) in respect of a timber supply area or the licence area of an area-based licence, the rate of timber harvesting determined for the area under section 8, as increased or reduced under this Act, and
(b) in respect of an agreement entered into under this Act specifying an allowable annual cut, the rate of timber harvesting specified in the agreement, as increased or reduced...

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