Published On: April 1st, 2014
On March 11th, 2014, the B.C. provincial government introduced Bill 18-2014 Water Sustainability Act into legislature. In early April 2014, the government accepted public feedback to guide the development of water pricing options for B.C. The WSP prepared a formal response to the government discussion paper Pricing B.C.’s Water. This response provides specific considerations and recommendations, and describes the necessary characteristics and principles of a new water rentals system for B.C.