British Columbia Bulk Transmission Siting & Regulation(8-BC)
In British Columbia, a developer must obtain a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity from the British Columbia Utilities Commission prior to beginning the construction or operation of a public utility plant or system, or an extension of either. Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473, ss. 45 (1), 46(1).
Determine Which State and Federal Permits Apply
Use this overview flowchart and following steps to learn which federal and state permits apply to your projects.