Import News & Industry Updates

LDB message: Vancouver VDC moving to DDC

To:                          Suppliers, Industry Associations, Third Party Warehouse Partners

From:                    Sairose Fisher, Director, Wholesale Supply Chain, Liquor Distribution Branch

Subject:               Vancouver Distribution Centre Moving to Delta,

Monitor Purchase Orders Carefully


Gov't of Canada: Notice of intent to impose countermeasure action against US in response to tariffs on Canadian Steel and aluminum products.

From the Government of Canada: Department of Finance: Notice of intent to impose countermeasures action against the United States in response to tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum products.

Included in the proposed products subject to countermeasures action are American Whiskeys.  Click here to read the bulletin

Click here to read the AGLC bulletin on the above.


LCLB New Location

The Liquor Control and Licensing Branch will be moving to a new location.

Effective July 9th, 2018, our physical address will be:

400-645 Tyee Road, Victoria, BC  V9A 6X5

Only our location is changing. All other contact information remains the same as follows:

Mail: PO Box 9292 Stn Prov Govt Victoria, BC V8W 9J8

Call toll-free within Canada: 1 866-209-2111

Reception: 250 952-5787    Fax: 250 952-7066

Email: lclbliquorpolicy@gov.bc.ca


AGLC appoints Bob Wyatt to Board of directors

The President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance has announced a new appointment to the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) Board of Directors.

Effective March 13, 2018, Bob Wyatt has been appointed to the AGLC Board of Directors. Mr. Wyatt comes to us with extensive experience on a number of boards and has been engaged in public policy work for almost 30 years. 


BCLDB announces Head Office relocation

BCLDB Head Office will be relocating to 3383 Gilmore Way in Burnaby.
The move is expected by the end of 2018 but is dependent on construction, permits, and the 2018 holiday season.