CAMRA Vancouver Advocacy Initiatives

As a consumer advocacy group, CAMRA Vancouver has a number of initiatives under way. Please read on to learn a little more about what we’ve been up to. If you like what you see and would like to get involved please visit our volunteer page to learn more about our various committees.

Recent Posts:

  • Craft Beer Lovers Making a Fuss Over Serving Sizes - April 17, 2014

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Craft Beer Lovers Making a Fuss Over Serving Sizes CAMRA BC Sends Letter to Policy Makers Following Provincial Liquor Review (Vancouver—April 17) Despite the growing popularity of craft beer in British Columbia, many ...

  • Taxation by alcohol by volume - April 9, 2014

    Many of you may be aware that taxation on beer is, basically, one size fits all. Until you get into really high alcohol (>12%) or really low alcohol (<3%) everything is taxed the same in BC. This has created a culture in BC where strong alcohol b...

  • CAMRA BC Summit #1 Vancouver - April 1, 2014

    Electronic methods of communication have revolutionised our world, never has communication been so easy to do yet hard to do right. Email is notorious for creating misunderstandings, internet forums, twitter, facebook too, flame wars, online bullying, ...

  • Liquor Review Implementation Update - March 6, 2014

    Today I was invited along with Powell River Branch President Paddy Treavor to a teleconference set up by John Yap MLA and Douglas Scott, Assistant Deputy Minister and General Manager of the Liquor Control and Licensing Branch in BC. This is the call...

  • Liquor Review moves to next stage - February 3, 2014

    On January 31st 2014 John Yap MLA and his team released their lengthy list of recommendations based on the liquor review last autumn. Until now we had heard a few tidbits of information about farmers markets (#31)and supermarkets (#20) however, the fu...

Policy & Advocacy Meeting Minutes Archive
P&A Meeting Minutes 04/11

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To learn more, please contact:
Adam Chatburn
CAMRA BC, Vancouver Chapter