Timber Scaling Manual

Under British Columbia's Forest Act, all timber harvested from both Crown and private land must be scaled. Timber is scaled to determine its volume and quality.

The Timber Scaling Manual documents how timber is scaled for purposes of the Forest Act and the Scaling Regulation.

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Memorandum & Amended Pages 
(revisions highlighted in red):
November 15, 2021 (PDF) Amendment No. 5 (PDF)
April 1, 2021  (PDF) Amendment No. 4 (PDF)
May 3, 2018 (PDF) Amendment No. 3 (PDF)
March 15, 2016 (PDF) Amendment No. 2 (PDF)
December 10, 2015 (PDF) Amendment No. 1 (PDF)
November 1, 2011  (PDF) Original (PDF)