Import News & Industry Updates

LCLB Policy Directive 16-13: Delivery from licenced establishements & on-line sales

Policy directive 16-13 clarifies current policy around delivery from licensed establishments and establishes new policy with regard to online sales.  To view this policy directive follow this link:
Liquor Control and Licensing Branch

LCLB Policy Directive 16-12: LRS Relocations - Lease & Zoning requirements

Policy directive 16-12: Amends lease and zoning requirements for licensee retail store relocations.

Policy Directive 16-12 can be viewed at this link: RELOCATIONS.pdf

LCL Policy Directive 16-11: No interior licensed area for patrons req'd for patio licence

Policy directive 16-11 expands eligibility for food primary and liquor primary applicants to apply for licenced patio without having interior licensed area for patrons.

Click here to read the Policy Directive 16-11

BC-only wine sales in supermarkets remains a contentious issue

Protectionist Measures Draw International Complaint. British Columbia-only wine sales in supermarkets remains a contentious issue

British Columbia premier Christy Clark’s bid to restrict supermarket wine sales to wines from her own province has once more triggered a letter of complaint from the countries supplying the majority of wines sold in Canada.

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