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.

June 25, 2014
Transportation & Infrastructure
Chambers from across the Region stand ready to work with the Mayors’ Council and the provincial government to engage the public on the importance of the investing in the region’s transportation system.  
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.