Quota Exchange

New

Now Accepting Offers to Buy

Quota has been offered to the British Columbia Provincial Quota Exchange in the amount of:

  • 3,800 laying hens (Lower Mainland Quota Units)

The BCEMB is now accepting offers to buy for the December Quota Exchange until 4:00 pm December 5, 2017.  The BCEMB Consolidated Orders pertaining to the exchange can be found in Part VI. The timeline for this exchange will be as follows:

October 4 – October 31, 2017 - Accept offers for sale  (Complete)
November 1, 2017 - Notice of total quota offered for sale posted on the Quota Exchange page (Complete)
November 1 – December 5, 2017 - Accept offers to buy (Current)
December 5, 2017 - All offers to buy, including the 10% deposit, must be received by the Board office no later than 4:00 pm
December 6, 2017 - Run the exchange, post results on the website 
January 3, 2018 - Quota transfers to occur

The BCEMB administered price per unit on the December 6, 2017 exchange remains $360.00 per unit.  The conditions required for an increase to the market clearing price were not met on the September Exchange as less than 1.5% of BCEMB’s total allocated quota (45,136) was available for purchase on the exchange.

The quota units are distributed as per the procedures found in Schedule 8 of the Consolidated Orders. Per Part VI  1(8) Quota must first be offered to Prospective Transferees within the Transferors region. 

The BCEMB is to run the pilot exchange on a quarterly basis, with the exchanges occurring on March, June, September, and December, 2017.

If you have any question or comments regarding the pilot quota exchange or the review process, please contact Joey Aebig, Manager of Operations & Logistics.

Offer for Sale

Offer for Purchase

Past Exchanges

NOTIFICATION OF SUCCESSFUL EXCHANGE - March 1, 2017

MNP observed the quota exchange process on March 1, 2017 and issued a letter stating that all provincial quote exchange rules were followed.

NOTIFICATION OF SUCCESSFUL EXCHANGE - DECEMBER 7, 2016 

MNP observed the quota exchange process on December 7, 2016 and issued a letter stating that all provincial quote exchange rules were followed.

NOTIFICATION OF SUCCESSFUL EXCHANGE - March 2, 2016  

Information on Exchange Process:

Quota Exchange Review Process

February 2016 - Quota Management Tools Review

Quota Management Tools Review Decision Sheet

Quota Management Tools Survey Summary January 2016