Lister, British Columbia
|Lister, British Columbia|
Location of Lister in British Columbia
|Regional district||Central Kootenay|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|Postal code span||V0B 1Y0|
|Area code(s)||250, 778|
Originally known as Camp Lister, it was established by Colonel Fred Lister after World War I as a soldier's settlement. Fred Lister later became the MLA for the Nelson-Creston riding. The community's name officially changed to Lister on November 29, 1984. Lister is the closest community to the Bountiful commune.