Audit Process Overview

BC breweries, wineries, and distilleries manufacturing beverage alcohol are subject to being audited by the Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) from time-to-time to ensure that terms and conditions set out in the sales agreement between the manufacturer and the LDB are being met.


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NOVEMBER, 2021 — In response to stakeholder feedback, the LDB engaged an external third-party to conduct a review of its audit processes. As a result of this review, a number of educational and information resources have or will be developed. Please see the following Resources & Guidelines section for the complete list.





Contact Information

Questions about your audit by the LDB and/or the resources above? Contact Regulatory & Compliance by telephone at 604-252-6233 or by email at