Government Finance Officers
Association of British Columbia

Sponsor of the Month | June 2020 | MFA

Sunday, May 31, 2020
The Municipal Finance Authority of British Columbia (MFA) was created in 1970 to contribute to the financial well-being of local governments throughout BC. The MFA pools the borrowing and investment needs of BC communities through a collective struc… Read more

2020 Virtual Conference A Go!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
We are extremely happy to announce that we are proceeding with a virtual conference. Developments around COVID-19 continue to disrupt our ability to operate business as usual. Mid-March, the decision was made to explore a virtual option for the upco… Read more

Special Webinar Forum - LG Finance Response to COVID-19

Monday, April 6, 2020
On behalf of GFOABC Board and staff, we would like to express our appreciation to last week’s town hall panelists:  Marilyn Rilkoff, Central Okanagan Regional District Rick Danyluk, District of North Vancouver Tanya Garost, District of Lake Country … Read more

Quarterly Question - Mortgage Listings and Refunds…How do we recoup the cost?

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
We received responses from local governments of varying populations from across the province from the City of Vancouver to the Village of Lytton. It appears that charging for folio listings requested by mortgage companies is practiced by most local g… Read more


Monday, August 19, 2019
FINANCIAL FRAUD TARGETING PUBLIC ENTITIES   We want to share important information on some of the financial fraud trends currently targeted at public entities in BC. Professional hackers are continually coming up with new schemes for defrauding indiv… Read more