Allowable annual cut - tree farm licences

Effective date of allowable annual cut (AAC) for tree farm licences (TFLs) is the date on which the AAC decision comes into effect — usually specified by the AAC rationale — and is not always the same as the determined date.

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Coast 

Coast tree farm licences
TFL Documents AAC Notes
TFL 6 Western Forest Products Inc. 1,362,000
Volume-based: 

Jan 1, 2015**
AAC adjusted; TFL 39 Block 4 transferred to TFL 6. AACs adjusted January 1, 2015, Instrument #175 (PDF, 3.3MB)
TFL 19 Western Forest Products Inc. 728,837
Volume-based:
Mar 15, 2012
AAC adjusted; March 15, 2012; Instrument Number 73.
TFL 25 Western Forest Products Inc. 234,300
Volume-based:

Jan 1, 2017
 
TFL 26 The Corporation of the District of Mission 60,000
Volume-based:
July 7, 2020
 
TFL 37

Western Forest Products Inc.

847,000

July 25, 2018
 
TFL 38 Northwest Squamish Forestry Limited Partnership 250,500
Volume-based:
Mar 28, 2007
 
TFL 39 Western Forest Products Inc. 1,416,300
Volume-based:

Jan 1, 2017
 
TFL 43 Homalco Forestry Limited Partnership 18,540
Volume-based:

March 31, 2021

August 22, 2016, in accordance with Section 13 of the Allowable Annual Cut Administration Regulation, TFL 63 was surrendered. The AAC of the Fraser TSA has increased.

January 6, 2016 – TFL 43 has been subdivided into TFLs 43 and 63.

TFL 44 TFL 44 Tsawak-Qin Forestry Inc. 793,600
Volume-based:

Dec 17, 2015
AAC adjusted December 17, 2015, Ministerial Order # 3(4) 27-4.
TFL 45 Interfor Corporation 140,000
Volume-based:

Jan 1, 2017
 
TFL 46 Teal Cedar Products Ltd. 381,009
Volume-based:
May 15, 2012

Effective May 15, 2012 TFL 46 FRA AAC is designated as part of the Hill 60 negotiations.

Block 5 (including Hill 60 area) was deleted from TFL 46 by FRA Order 3(4)21-23.

TFL 47 TimberWest Forest Corp. 630,000
Volume-based:
Jan 1, 2017
 
TFL 54 Ma–Mook Natural Resources Ltd. 22,000

September 11, 2020

Effective September 11, 2020, CF Order Section 173

Effective September 11, 2020, Old Growth Designated Area No. 1 Rationale for AAC  AAC Reductions.

TFL 57 Iisaak Forest Resources Ltd. 24,000
September 11, 2020

Effective September 11, 2020, CF Order Section 173

Effective September 11, 2020, Old Growth Designated Area No. 1 Rationale for AAC  AAC Reductions.

TFL 58 A & A Trading (Haida Gwaii) Ltd. 99,000
Volume-based:
October 27, 2020
TFL 58 was subdivided from TFL 47 (Moresby Block). 
TFL 60 Taan Forest Limited 279,000
Volume-based:
October 27, 2020
TFL 60 subdivided, January 15, 2010, created from TFL 39 (Block 6).
TFL 61 Pacheedaht Andersen Timber Holdings Limited Partnership 121,000
Volume-based:
Oct 31, 2019
Created from TFL 25 Block 1, May 1, 2010.

Totals for Coast

7,407,086
Volume-based: m³/year

North

North tree farm licences
TFL Documents AAC
TFL 1 Coast Tsimshian Resources Limited Partnership 322,000
Volume-based:
July 20, 2021
TFL 30 Canadian Forest Products Ltd. 412,500
Volume-based:
Feb 6, 2014
TFL 41 Skeena Sawmills Ltd. 128,000
Volume-based:
Jan 31, 2012
TFL 53 Dunkley Lumber Ltd. 219,000
Volume-based:
Nov 30, 2010
TFL 48 Canadian Forest Products Ltd. 871,000
Volume-based:

Oct 15, 2015

Total for North 

1,952,500
Volume-based: m³/year

South

South tree farm licences
TFL Documents AAC Notes
TFL 3 Interfor Corporation  80,000
Volume-based:
Mar 30, 2010**
 
TFL 8 Interfor Corporation 186,000
Volume-based:
Apr 1, 2009**
 
TFL 14 Canadian Forest Products Ltd. 180,000
Volume-based:
Apr 18, 2019
 
TFL 18 Canadian Forest Products Ltd. 175,000
Volume-based:
July 13, 2017
 
TFL 23 Interfor Corporation 450,000
Volume-based:
Sep 14, 2011**
Effective September 14, 2011, the AAC is reduced by 176,503 (Cascadia TSA).
TFL 33 Canoe Forest Products Ltd. 21,000
Volume-based:
Mar 31, 2011
 
TFL 35 West Fraser Mills Ltd. 125,000
Volume-based:
Mar 1, 2012

Effective April 1, 2008, TFL 59 was issued, over an area of land (Inkaneep Block) when it was deleted from TFL 35 via Instrument Number 12.

TFL 15 was consolidated with TFL 35 as of July 14, 2006.

TFL 49 Tolko Industries Ltd. 204,000
Volume-based:
Nov 30, 2012
Instrument 13 effective November 30, 2012.
TFL 52 West Fraser Mills Ltd. 592,500
Volume-based:
June 17, 2019
TFL 5 was consolidated with TFL 52 as of December 28, 2006.
TFL 55 Louisiana–Pacific Canada Ltd. 83,000
Volume-based:
Mar 24, 2017
 
TFL 56 Revelstoke Community Forest Corp. 90,000
Volume-based:
May 4, 2021
 
TFL 59 Weyerhaeuser Company Ltd. 60,700
Volume-based:
March 14, 2019
 

Total for South 

2,247,200
Volume-based: m³/year

TFL Total for Province:

  • 11,606,786
    Volume-based: m³/year

** Postponement Order.