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.

August 09, 2018
Finance & Taxation
The path to affordable housing won't be paved by the Speculation Tax. Read Val Litwin's take in the Province. 
July 30, 2018
Transportation & Infrastructure
Dan Baxter, Director of Policy Development, reacts to the new union-only monopoly for public construction projects. 
July 30, 2018
Transportation & Infrastructure
BC Chamber signed an open letter on union-only monopoly hiring deals for public construction projects. Read the letter here. 
July 03, 2018
Our 2018 AGM & Conference told a story of strong engagement and collaboration among our network. 52 resolutions were put forward with various levels of collaboration on 27 of those policies -- from co-submitting  resolutions to many resolutions with supporting chambers. The end result?
June 20, 2018
Healthy Communities
This year at the AGM, the BC Chamber passed a resolution asking for a postponement of implementation and review regarding the Dual Agency rules.