Government Finance Officers
Association of British Columbia

Sponsor of the Month | December 2022 | George & Bell Consulting

Thursday, December 1, 2022
George & Bell Consulting is a pension, benefits and investment consulting firm led by partners Brendan George, Jeremy Bell and Greg Heise. We consult to sponsors, participants and other stakeholders of pension and benefit plans. Read more

Sponsor of the Month | December 2022 | Lidstone & Company

Thursday, December 1, 2022
Lidstone & Company is a municipal law firm that acts primarily for municipalities throughout Canada. The firm also acts for local government associations and authorities, boards, commissions, corporations, societies, or agencies, including polic… Read more

Sponsor of the Month | December 2022 | UBCM

Thursday, December 1, 2022
The UBCM was formed to provide a common voice for local government and this role is as important today as it was 100 years ago. The UBCM reflects the truth in the old adages "strength in numbers" and "united we stand - divided we fall". Convention c… Read more

Quarterly Question | Travel and Training - How Have Things Have Changed Through the Pandemic

Thursday, September 29, 2022
Current Quarterly Question: We Are Asking Local Governments About Travel and Training and How Things Have Changed Through the Pandemic Please take the time to complete this survey. Visit past survey results. Read more

PSAB's Future Work Plan Consultation | November 3, 2022

Thursday, September 22, 2022
Make Your Voice Heard – PSAB’s Future Work Plan ConsultationThe Public Sector Accounting Board has released a Consultation Paper which sets out future projects it may consider during the 2022-2027 Strategic Plan period. PSAB is seeking input from it… Read more

Partner News | Province, UBCM commit to review local government finance

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
PRESS RELEASE The Province and the Union of BC Municipalities release their Memorandum of Understanding on Local Government Financial Resiliency as the next step in the process for reviewing the UBCM Ensuring Local Government Financial Resiliency rep… Read more

UBCM Ensuring Local Government Financial Resiliency

Friday, August 27, 2021
“Delegates to the 2021 UBCM Convention considered a new policy paper aimed at strengthening BC’s finance system for local government. The report identifies three objectives: addressing local government cost drivers in housing, community safety and c… Read more