Exclusive Farmer Discounts and Benefits

Flash your Farmer ID Card to access coloured fuel, farmer only tax benefits, insurance and travel discounts and exclusive offers from businesses that want your business. The BCAC Farmer ID Card is government recognized and only available through the BC Agriculture Council.

How to Get A Farmer ID Card

First time? Use this option for a new application.

Use your email to receive a renewal application.

Email, Fax or Mail: Download the PDF application, then submit by email, fax or mail. Choose from: ENGLISH or PUNJABI

Phone: Call 1.866.522.3447 (toll free) to walk through an application by phone or request a hard copy. Remember you will need to send a copy of the current year's property assessment or tax notice as proof of farm status.

Apply online and win!

Each month a winner will be drawn from online applicants (new or renewal) to win a $100 Visa gift card.

Card Pricing

Member rates are given to those farmers who have a valid membership to a BCAC member association. To view a list of BCAC members associations, click here.

Card Benefits

The BC Farmer ID Card is a program specifically designed to offer farmers and ranchers exclusive benefits.

Already a cardholder? Sign in to your online account to access the exclusive codes and details for savings.



The Co-Operators Farm Insurance

Save 5% on farm insurance and receive preferred rates on home insurance.

CLICK HERE and enter your postal code to find an advisor in your area to learn more.

Mark’s Work Wearhouse

Receive a 10% discount on selected work wear apparel, gloves and footwear.

*NEW* FenceFast

Save 5% on all online purchases and receive automatic PST exemption on eligible items.

Chrysler Fleet Discount

Discounts of up to $14,500 depending on the make and model of vehicle.

Work n' Play Chilliwack

Cardholders receive a 15% discount off regular priced merchandise.

Car/Truck Rental

Reduced rates for car rentals with Alamo, National, and Enterprise. Discounts vary depending on season, availability and type of vehicle.

Annual WALI Fee Exemption

Exempt from $150 annual WALI fee.

Park'N Fly

Save at Park'N Fly locations across Canada - Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton, Ottawa, Halifax and Winnipeg.

Hotel Discounts

Brand Names – Best Western, Crowne Plaza, Days Inn, Fairmont, Hilton, Holiday Inn, Hyatt, Marriott, Radisson, Sheraton, Ritz-Carlton, Westin, Hertz, Budget, Avis, Enterprise, Alamo and many others

Other Hotels include Boutiques, Resorts, Vacation Rentals, B&Bs and Extended Stay options;

Choice Hotels

Save 15% off the best available rates at Choice

Comfort Inn, Quality Inn, Sleep Inn,

Clarion, Rodeway Inn, Suburban, MainStay

Suites and Ascend Hotels).

Collette (travel)

Save an extra $100 off per person.

Private Health Service Plan

A tax effective program for businesses to provide a wide range of health expenses tax-free to you and your employees and to allow your business to write-off the expenses.

Group Health and Dental Plan

Access to a low cost group health and dental insurance program for you, your employees and family members (stand-alone or complements your private health services plan).

Life Insurance

Group life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance program available to you, your family and your employees, with coverage up to $500,000 for each.

Alliance Annual Travel Plan Insurance

This comprehensive program provides worldwide emergency annual travel insurance up to $5.0 M coverage with no deductible for multiple trips throughout the year for up to 60-days per trip.

Succession Planning

Expert consultation and assistance in creating a customized and effective estate and succession plan.

Group Disability Insurance

Disability coverage for cardholders and employees from $1,000 to $3,000 per month.

Diagnosis Assistance and Medical Second Opinion Plan

MyCare Health Benefit Option (HBO) provides plan members with affordable and timely access to Mayo Clinic expertise for an initial diagnosis or second medical opinion.

MyCare Advantage Insurance

MyCare Advantage Insurance is available to MyCare HBO members to cover any treatments or procedures recommended through the HBO consult with Mayo Clinic specialists.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you still have questions, please contact us for more information.

The Farmer ID Card is specifically designed to offer farmers and ranchers exclusive benefits and convenience. It is the only card recognized by the provincial government as proof of qualified farm status. It is also accepted by many retailers for PST exemptions on specific farm purchases.
The card is available to all qualified B.C. farmers and ranchers as defined by BC Assessment. If you own or lease farm land in BC, you can apply for the card.
Yes. Revenue from the card is used to stabilize member association dues and improve services and programs offered by BCAC that benefit the farmers and their associations. By purchasing a card, you're supporting BCAC's work to grow B.C. into the most robust and sustainable agricultural province in Canada.
Bulletin PST 101 - Farmers from the BC Ministry of Finance will help answer your questions about the provincial sales tax (PST) and how it applies to BC farmers. View it by clicking here.

Click here for more Farmer ID Card FAQs.