Government Finance Officers
Association of British Columbia

Sponsor of the Month | June 2022 | Young Anderson

Monday, June 27, 2022
Young Anderson provides a full spectrum of legal services to some of the largest and smallest local governments in British Columbia. We are distinguished by our concentration on local government law and by the depth and diversity of experience of ou… Read more

Quarterly Question | Tax Sale

Friday, June 24, 2022
Current Quarterly Question: How do local governments manage delinquent taxes and properties subject to tax sale? Please take the time to complete this survey. Visit past survey results. Read more

Sponsor of the Month | June 2022 | PSD Citywide

Monday, June 20, 2022
PSD is a full-service firm offering industry leading research, consulting services and software solutions for enterprise asset management and budgeting. We have completed hundreds of asset management plans and software implementations, providing bes… Read more

Sponsor of the Month | June 2022 | Scotiabank

Monday, June 13, 2022
With more than 2,000 branches and offices in 50 countries, Scotiabank is the most international of the Canadian banks and has been doing business internationally for more than 100 years.   Save time and manage your cash flow more effectively when yo… Read more

Sponsor of the Month | June 2022 | AON

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
We are a global team of risk management and human capital consulting professionals serving our local provincial governmental, quasi-governmental, civil, social and educational clients.   Visit AON Read more

District of Tofino names Nyla Attiana as New CAO

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
DISTRICT OF TOFINO ANNOUNCES NEW CAO After a comprehensive recruitment process conducted by Waterhouse Executive Search, Tofino Council has appointed Nyla Attiana as Chief Administrative Officer (CAO). Attiana will be stepping into the position… Read more

PSAB | PSA Discussion Group Meets May 12

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Public Sector Accounting Discussion Group - Let's Talk Sustainability! Discussion topics: International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) Consultation Paper, expected to be launched in early May; Recording of development charges and … Read more

CPABC Honors Lenora Lee with Fellowship Designation

Tuesday, February 22, 2022
PRESS RELEASE VICTORIA, February 14, 2022 — The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) is pleased to honour Victoria’s Lenora Lee, FCPA, FCA with a fellowship designation (FCPA) for her outstanding professional achievements an… 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

Intact Public Entities and the Intact Foundation Announce $1 Million to Help Protect Communities from Climate Change

Monday, October 4, 2021
Across the country this past summer, Canadians have experienced the devastating impacts of climate change-induced extreme weather: from record-breaking heat waves to destructive wildfires to catastrophic flooding. Read More... 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