Weed Control Act and Regulations

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 This Act aims to regulate noxious weeds, prohibited noxious weeds, and weed seeds through various control measures, such as inspection and enforcement, together with provisions for recovery of expenses in cases of non-compliance. Additionally, it mandates the licensing of seed cleaning plants and mechanisms.
On June 16, 2010, the new Alberta Weed Control Act received Proclamation and came into force. The new Act is a comprehensive re-write of the old Act for the purposes of re-organising, updating, and providing greater clarity to the existing provisions of the latter.
Act Regulations
  • Weed Control Notices and Identification forms are available on-line.
Orders in Council
For more information about this act, contact Gayah Sieusahai.
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This information published to the web on February 4, 2003.
Last Reviewed/Revised on June 1, 2017.