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Original Notice Issued: 10:49 PST Tuesday 14 February 2017

Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Howe Sound

A long episode of rain, at times heavy, is expected.

A strong Pacific front being fueled with...

Status Updates:
  • Wednesday 15 February 2017 3:00 PM: Please note that a self-serve sand bagging station is available at the Village of Pemberton (White Building Parking Lot) for SLRD and Village of Pemberton residents who are concerned about moderate flooding on their property.

Village of Pemberton

Village of Pemberton


Photo of Mike Richman
Mike Richman
Phone: (604) 894-6135
Cell: (604) 966-6309
Karen Ross
Alternate Director
Phone: (604) 894-6135
Cell: (604) 831-9251
Outside Agency/Other Appointments

There are currently no active outside agency and other appointments.

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Population: 2,380 (2011 Canada Census)

The Village of Pemberton is situated within the traditional territory of the Lil’wat Nation and within the boundaries of Electoral Area C of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District. Set at the foot of majestic Mount Currie, just a short drive from Whistler, the Village of Pemberton is a picturesque small town with strong agricultural and forestry roots.

Famous for its seed potatoes, Pemberton offers world-class summer and winter recreation opportunities including snowmobiling, horseback riding, skiing, golfing, hiking, rafting, jet boating and gliding. The community also offers a variety of shopping, dining, accommodations and a thriving service sector.


Community Organizations

Upcoming Events

Apr 22, 2017 to Apr 29, 2017



Other Notice
Mar 24, 2017 - The Village of Pemberton has shared the following update about the Water Conditioning Project. This will affect the water supply that services Village of... Read more
Public Hearing or Meeting
Mar 24, 2017 - Public Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 466 of the Local Government Act that a Public Hearing will be held to consider the following bylaw:... Read more
Other Notice
Mar 23, 2017 - The Province announced on Tuesday that the Village of Pemberton will receive $500,000 from the BikeBC Program for the Friendship Trail Bridge:... Read more
Other Notice
Mar 23, 2017 - Yesterday, (Wednesday, March 22, 2017,) the provincial government announced road improvements to Road 40: A series of resurfacing improvements on Road 40 and in... Read more
Emergency Notice, Travel/Road Notices
Mar 20, 2017 -     Work to reconstruct Highway 99 in the vicinity of the Ten Mile (Fountain) Slide 16 km north of Lillooet is proceeding well. Installation of... Read more
Status Updates:
  • March 20, 3:56 p.m. - MOTI has advised that the construction works planned for Highway 99 at the Fountain (Ten Mile) Slide area have been delayed. The temporary closures will now take place between April 5 - April 29, 2017, with closures occurring Monday to Saturday. The road will be closed from 7 am - 11 am and again from 1 pm - 5 pm daily, Monday through Saturday.

Past Meetings

Permits / Applications


Name Type Communities
Children's Nature Play Park Recreation, Culture, Parks & Trails
  • Electoral Area C
  • Village of Pemberton
Commercial Livestock Relocation Guide Emergency Management
  • All Areas
Emergency Program Annual Report 2016 Emergency Management
  • All Areas
Food Scraps Collection Pilot Project Recycling, Composting & Solid Waste
  • Electoral Area C
  • Village of Pemberton
Friendship Trail Recreation, Culture, Parks & Trails
  • Electoral Area C
  • Village of Pemberton


Year Title Area Report
2012 Pemberton Valley Agricultural Area Plan Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2012 Pemberton Valley Agricultural Area Plan - Appendices Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2010 Pemberton & Area C Sub-regional Land Use Planning Study Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2010 Phase 1 Final Report - Governance & Boundaries Project All Areas Download
2010 Phase 2 Reports - Governance & Boundaries Project All Areas Download
2010 SLRD Regional Growth Strategy Bylaw No. 1062, 2008, Amendment Bylaw No. 1356-2014 District of Lillooet, District of Squamish, Electoral Area B, Electoral Area C, Electoral Area D, Resort Municipality of Whistler, Village of Pemberton Download
2009 Pemberton Valley Land Use Inventory Report Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2008 Hazard and risk from large landslides from Mount Meager Volcano Electoral Area C, Village of Pemberton Download
2007 SLRD Solid Waste Management Plan Update_2007 All Areas Download


Sub-Regional Services (shared with the Electoral Area C)

  • Pemberton & District Community Centre
  • Pemberton & District Museum & Archives
  • Pemberton Cemetery
  • Pemberton Library
  • Pemberton Recreation Commission
  • Pemberton Rescue Service
  • Pemberton Search & Rescue
  • Pemberton Television Rebroadcasting
  • Pemberton Valley Parks & Trails
  • Pemberton Waste & Recycling Centre

Other Sub-Regional Services

  • 9-1-1 Service (South)
  • Pemberton Valley Transit System
  • Sea to Sky Trail

Regional Services

  • General Government Services
  • Land Planning & Zoning
  • Regional Growth Strategy (all Electoral Areas and municipalities except Electoral Area A)
  • Regional Transit Planning
  • Treaty Advisory Committee
  • Waste Management Planning

Recycling, Composting & Solid Waste Facilities

  • Pemberton Waste & Recycling Centre

Upcoming Meetings

Date Committee Agenda Minutes
Jan 9, 2018 Pemberton Valley Utilities & Services Committee (PVUS)
Dec 26, 2017 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 25, 2017 SLRD Office Closed
Dec 14, 2017 Committee of the Whole
Dec 13, 2017 SLRD Board
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