Skip to main content

281 Exchange Of Park Land: Application Of Community Charter

In This Volume

281 (1) Section 27 of the Community Charter applies to land

  • (a) referred to in section 279 of this Act,
  • (b) vested in a regional district under section 510(13) of this Act, or
  • (c) vested in a regional district under section 567(5)(a) of this Act.
  • (2) All land taken in exchange under this section is dedicated for the purpose of a park or public square, and title to that land vests as follows:
  • (a) in the case of land referred to in subsection (1)(a), in the Crown with right of possession and control in the regional district;
  • (b) in the case of land referred to in subsection (1)(b) or (c), in the regional district.
  • (3) A transfer under this section of land referred to in subsection (1)(a) has effect as a Crown grant.

2003-52-249, effective January 1, 2004 (B.C. Reg. 465/2003); RSBC 2015-1-281, effective January 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 257/2015).

CROSS REFERENCES AND OTHER SOURCES OF INFORMATION

See the Practice Notes under s. 27 of the Community Charter in this chapter of the Manual with respect to the registrar’s requirements for filing a park exchange or disposal bylaw.