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.

January 13, 2015
Environment & Climate Change
The following op-ed was published January 13, 2015, in the Province. By: John Winter, president and CEO, BC Chamber of Commerce.
November 24, 2014
Environment & Climate Change
Then-premier W.A.C. Bennett addressed the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in 1962 and made the case that: “We must build on the solid rock of sound economic policies and balanced budgets."
November 04, 2014
Environment & Climate Change
The decision by the B.C. and Canadian governments to grant environmental approval to B.C. Hydro’s Site C project is very good news.
September 15, 2014
Local & Regional Government, Regulation
A clean environment. A competitive economy. The B.C. Chamber of Commerce has long supported the goals of minimizing waste generation and maximizing reuse, recycling and material recovery, which happen to be the first two objectives of Metro Vancouver’s integrated solid waste plan.
August 19, 2014
Natural Resources
Is B.C.’s super, natural tourism industry threatened by the LNG sector? Absolutely not.