The Ministry’s Site Remediation News Jan – April 2021 provides useful information including a table with links to the guidance documents

CSR Stage 13 Amendments effective Feb 1st 2021.

Other links of interest:

  • New protocols links

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/air-land-water/site-remediation/legislation-and-protocols

  • New preapprovals link

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content?id=51EAB3B21B6144F581168252372DCEC2 

  • New forms

SoSC, NoIR and NoOM can only be submitted as ENV fillable pdf: SoSC; NoIR; NoOM

Site disclosure statements

A new site disclosure statement will be used starting February 1, 2021, to replace the current site profile. Please view the Site disclosure statement (PDF, 143 KB).

Communication expectations (formerly AG11)

Ministry’s expectations for communications between source parcel and affected parcel owners

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/air-land-water/site-remediation/dealing-with-contaminant-migration/communication-expectations

ENV is planning on holding more webinars regarding  Stage 13 Amendments, the schedule will be released in the Site Remediation New publication.

Previous ENV Webinars regarding Stage 13 Amendments

Webinars were presented that describe the upcoming changes to the site identification provisions in the Environmental Management Act and Contaminated Sites Regulation. The recordings are now available:

November 26, 2020 – information for all stakeholders

December 2, 2020 – information for municipalities and approving officers