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The Municipality of North Cowichan continues to receive complaints about odours from the residents and businesses in Chemainus.
GFL Environmental Inc. (GFL), formerly Coast Environmental Ltd., is one of five Waste Stream Management licenced facilities within the region and has the following operations on their property:
Multiple jurisdictions are responsible for regulating aspects of GFL’s operations. For example:
If you are experiencing an offensive odour, please fill out the CVRD’s online Odour Nuisance Complaint Form. This form is designed to ensure that complaints about odour are documented and communicated expeditiously to GFL and the CVRD. The information is also used to assist GFL, agencies, and local governments in monitoring odour and determining factors that may be contributing to it.
Director, Planning and Building
Municipality of North Cowichan