Advocacy News

Mirroring the diverse priorities of our B.C.-wide membership, the BC Chamber's policy and advocacy engages with all B.C. ministries and most federal departments. View our latest advocacy work below.

May 15, 2014
Skills & Training
The BC Chamber of Commerce is writing on behalf of its membership to express our concern over recent changes made to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program.  
April 28, 2014
The BC Chamber of Commerce’s work, representing our 36,000 members, continues and a new issue looms as a potentially significant effect on the economic viability of our members in the Lower Mainland. That issue is Metro Vancouver’s proposed Bylaw 280.
February 28, 2014
Transportation & Infrastructure
I want to discuss your on-going work around BC Ferries and implementing a service optimization and cost containment plan as highlighted in your mandate letter.
December 10, 2013
As you and the Government House Leader finalize the upcoming legislative calendar, the BC Chamber of Commerce wants to highlight the need for passing Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) legislation as part of that agenda.
November 29, 2013
Natural Resources
November 29, 2013 Right Honourable Stephen Harper, PC, MP Prime Minister of Canada 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON  K1A 0A3 Dear Prime Minister,