Minister’s Statement on Proposed Land Act Amendments


In a recent statement, the Minister of Water, Land, and Resource Stewardship shared insights about the proposed amendments to the Land Act in BC. Here are some key takeaways:

  • He has decided not to go ahead with the proposed changes to the Land Act, which some people falsely claimed would affect their rights and access to Crown land.
  • He has reaffirmed his commitment to reconciliation and partnership with First Nations, who have a vital role in stewarding the land and resources.
  • He has invited everyone to join him in building a stronger, more sustainable, and more prosperous future for BC.

The statement includes engagement, clarification of misinformation, reconciliation, and the reason behind the final decision to not proceed with the proposed amendments to the Land Act.

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