British Columbia. Environmental Appeal Board

Identity area

Type of entity

Government

Authorized form of name

British Columbia. Environmental Appeal Board

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Other form(s) of name

  • Environmental Appeal Board

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Description area

Dates of existence

1981-

History

The Environmental Appeal Board was created as an independent agency in 1981 under the Environmental Management Act. The Board is a quasi-judicial regulatory agency which hears appeals related to several environmental statutes. It replaced the Pesticide Control Appeal Board, Pollution Control Board, and appeals made to cabinet under the Water Act and Wildlife Act.

The Board hears appeals from administrative decisions under several different environmental statutes which have changed over time. As of 2020, this included the: Environmental Management Act; Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act; Greenhouse Gas Reduction Act; Integrated Pest Management Act; Mines Act; Water Sustainability Act; Water Users’ Community Act; and Wildlife Act.

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Relationships area

Related entity

British Columbia. Pollution Control Board (1956-1981)

Identifier of the related entity

4274

Category of the relationship

temporal

Type of relationship

British Columbia. Pollution Control Board is the predecessor of British Columbia. Environmental Appeal Board

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Related entity

British Columbia. Pesticide Control Appeal Board (1978-1981)

Identifier of the related entity

38459

Category of the relationship

temporal

Type of relationship

British Columbia. Pesticide Control Appeal Board is the predecessor of British Columbia. Environmental Appeal Board

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Authority record identifier

38445

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Created: RMCRORY 2021-05-12

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