Legislative Calendar

2017 Legislative Calendar Now Available

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Feb 01, 20172017 UBCM/CivicInfo BC/LGMA local government surveys open for input during the month of February.
Feb 01, 2017On or before February 1 in each year, municipalities must make payments to other authorities of their proportion of grants or payments in lieu of taxes (e.g. School, Regional District, Hospital District, BC Transit, BC Assessment, police taxes and any BC Transportation Authority taxes).[118 SA; 389 LGA; 25(8) HDA; 16(3) BCTA; 20(4) AAA; 66.61 PA; 26(4) SCBCTAA]
Feb 01, 2017An amount received by the municipality, or by the Surveyor of Taxes for an electoral area, by way of a grant in place of taxes for regional district purposes within the regional district under the Payments in Lieu of Taxes Act (Canada) in the immediately preceding year must be paid to the regional district board on or before February 1 in each year.[389(2) LGA]
Feb 15, 2017Where a municipality is collecting taxes for a regional transit commission, it shall on or before the 15th day of each calendar month, pay to British Columbia Transit all of those taxes collected during the preceding calendar month.[17 BCTR]
Feb 27, 2017Collector must deliver to the Minister of Provincial Revenue before February 28 of each year a final certified statement of all grants approved under Section 10 of the Home Owner Grant Act for the previous tax year.[12 HOGA]
Feb 27, 2017If a parcel tax is to be imposed for collection in a treaty first nation participating area, the authenticated parcel tax roll must be forwarded to the Surveyor of Taxes before February 28 in each year.[257(7) LGA]
Feb 27, 2017If a parcel tax is to be imposed for collection in an electoral area, the authenticated parcel tax roll must be forwarded to the Surveyor of Taxes before February 28 in each year.[388(2) LGA]
Feb 27, 2017Deadline for making deductions from previous year's remittances to government, if homeowner grant deductions from taxes under the School Act are to be made. Payment to be made before February 28.[5 STRR]
Feb 28, 2017No later than the last day of February in each year, the Regional Board of each Regional District must appoint from among its directors the required number of persons as members of the Municipal Finance Authority for that year or until a successor is appointed.[2(9) MFAA]
Feb 28, 2017Before March 1 of the year for which the budget is approved, the library board must provide a copy of the budget to each of the municipalities and regional districts represented on the library board.[25(2) LA]
Feb 28, 2017Deadline for completing 2017 UBCM/CivicInfo BC/LGMA local government surveys .
Feb 28, 2017Monthly reports to: Canada Customs and Revenue Agency for GST/PST; Statistics Canada for building permits; Health Authority for water quality testing.
AA
Assessment Act
HOGA
Home Owner Grant Act
AAA
Assessment Authority Act
HOGR
Home Owner Grant Regulation
ALCA
Agricultural Land Commission Act
IRR
Interest Rates Under Various Statutes Regulation
AAPR
Assessment Averaging and Phasing Regulation
LA
Library Act
ALRR
Agricultural Land Reserve, ;Use, Subdivision and Procedures Regulation
LGA
Local Government Act
BCTA
BC Transit Act
LTDA
Land Tax Deferment Act
BCTR
BC Transit Regulation
MFAA
Municipal Finance Authority Act
CC
Community Charter
MHA
Manufactured Home Act
CIFSA
Cremation, Internment and Funeral Services Act
MHTA
Manufactured Home Tax Act
CIFSR
Cremation, Internment and Funeral Services Regulation
MTR
Municipal Tax Regulation
EA
Expropriation Act
MWR
Municipal Wastewater Regulation
EMA
Environmental Management Act
PA
Police Act
FDA
Financial Disclosure Act
PTR
Police Tax Regulation
FIA
Financial Information Act
SA
School Act
FWA
Fireworks Act
SCBCTAA
South Coast BC Transportation Authority Act
HDA
Hospital District Act
STRR
School Tax Remitting Regulation
HDAR
Hospital District Act Regulation
WCA
Weed Control Act