As of January 8, 2024, the BCMB has transitioned to an enhanced Depot Portal for increased security. Depots are now required to submit all types of applications directly through this Portal. To gain access to the Depot Portal, CLICK HERE and log in using your existing industry email credentials.

For information regarding the purchase of an existing depot and/or Change of Ownership Application process, please click here.

If you have any questions regarding the Application processes, or require assistance accessing or navigating the Portal, please contact a BCMB Compliance Officer at

BCMB Mandate - to regulate and enhance a leading beverage container system that protects Alberta’s environment.