FARMER ID CARD – BCAC

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.

ADD-ON: Authorized cards* are available for $25/year per person.

*Authorized cardholders are designated personnel authorized to make purchases on behalf of the qualifying farmer. An authorized card can also be purchased if more than two qualifying farmers wish to receive a card. Authorized cards are an add-on, so they must be purchased with the base qualified card(s).

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.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

1WHAT IS THE FARMER ID CARD?
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.
2WHO CAN PURCHASE THE CARD?
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.
3IS THE REVENUE FROM THE CARD USED TO BENEFIT AGRICULTURE?
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.
4WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION ON PST EXEMPTION FOR FARMERS?
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.

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