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NGL Recovery Project
regulatory Process


regulatory Process

The West Coast Olefins NGL Recovery Project is entering the BC Oil and Gas Commission (BCOGC) Application process, as required by the Oil and Gas Activity Act. WCOL will continue to work closely with the BCOGC and appropriate regulatory bodies (such as the Agricultural Land Commission, or ALC) to ensure the Project meets all regulatory requirements.

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OGC Regulatory Timeline


March 2021

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Submission of Pre-Application
  • Includes proposed Project location and summary of Project Activities

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Began June 2021

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Consultation and Notification
  •  OGC defines who proponent will need to consult with and / or notify

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application submitted to OGC in Early August

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Application Submission by Proponent
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Commission Review
  • OGC conducts technical reviews of Application and carries out First Nations Consultation

    • Review is conducted by various areas of expertise including, agriculture, forestry, and archaeology​

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Commission Decision
  • An informed decision is made based on the application and various reviews conducted 

  • Determination is made on the permit and affected landowners and First Nations are informed

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