All posts in City Vancouver Bylaws

The benefits of allowing ‘Neighbourhood Public Houses’ in Vancouver

Vancouver’s current zoning regime prohibits small, community pubs in residential neighbourhoods. RBS lawyer Carlos Mendes recently wrote a piece in Scout Magazine on how the creation of a “hybrid” zoning […]

Fermentation Bylaw Consultation

Breweries in Metro Vancouver are reminded of the deadline this Friday January 9th, 2015 to submit initial feedback on the proposed fermentation bylaw. The online feedback form is available here. […]

Sewer Use Bylaw Review

Craft breweries are encouraged to get involved and provide input on regulatory changes which could have significant impact on their operations. Metro Vancouver, or more specifically the Greater Vancouver Sewerage […]

Penalty Schedule Input required by September 30th, 2014

Brew pubs, breweries, other licensees and industry associations have an opportunity to comment on the penalties imposed for violating one’s liquor license. This consultation is a product of the recommendations […]