B.C. Ferry Authority (Authority) is an independent, no-share capital corporation created under the Coastal Ferry Act (British Columbia) that holds the single issued voting share of British Columbia Ferry Services Inc. (BC Ferries), a company incorporated in British Columbia, which is subject to the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia). The provincial government is the holder of all of the preferred shares of BC Ferries. The Authority is responsible for appointing the Board of Directors of BC Ferries and for establishing compensation plans for the Directors and certain Executives of BC Ferries. Both the Authority and BC Ferries operate independently of the provincial government.

Regional District Board Nominations

In accordance with the Coastal Ferry Act, the B.C. Ferry Authority is seeking nominations for its Board of Directors for a term commencing April 1, 2015 from the Central Vancouver Island & Northern Georgia Strait and Northern Coastal and North Island Appointment Areas.  These Appointment Areas comprise the following Regional Districts:

Central Vancouver Island & Northern Georgia Strait:

  • Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
  • Comox Valley Regional District
  • Regional District of Nanaimo
  • Powell River Regional District
  • Strathcona Regional District

Northern Coastal and North Island:

  • Central Coast Regional District
  • Kitimat-Stikine Regional District
  • Regional District of Mount Waddington
  • Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District

We invite you to review the information provided on this site. Expressions of interest should be submitted to your local Regional District office. Final nominations are up to the Regional District Boards. For your convenience, an on-line system has been prepared through which you can submit nominations directly to the offices of the participating Regional Districts.  

NOMINATION DEADLINES
Kitimat-Stikine Regional District: 4:00 pm Friday, September 26, 2014
Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District: 4:00 pm Friday, October 3, 2014
Regional District of Mount Waddington: 4:00 pm Friday, October 10, 2014
Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information)
Comox Valley Regional District: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information) 
Regional District of Nanaimo: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information) 
Powell River Regional District: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information) 
Stratchcona Regional District: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information) 
Central Coast Regional District: N/A (Please contact the Regional District for this information)