Protecting the Public

APEGBC protects public safety by setting and maintaining high standards of professional practice and ethical conduct for its members and licensees. The association ensures that only individuals licensed by APEGBC undertake and assume responsibility for professional engineering and geoscience work in BC.

Resources and Support

Complaints Against Members or Non-members

The association investigates complaints against members and licensees for failure to meet their professional and ethical obligations, along with non-members practicing in the professions.

Discipline and Enforcement

The association enforces standards of conduct and investigates when a member has fallen below those standards.

Corporate Practice in BC

APEGBC is currently examining the issue of whether engineering and geoscience corporate practice should be regulated in BC. 

Organizational Quality Management Program

The OQM Program improves the quality management of professional engineering and geoscience practices at the individual and organizational level.

Practice Review

The Practice Review program is intended to be an educational and professional development process members and licensees, as well as a proactive quality assurance check on their practices.

Professional Development

Technological advances and rapid change require that professionals actively participate in continuing education in order to remain competent and current in their chosen field of practice.

Accredited Employer Member-in-Training Pilot Program

The Accredited Employer Member-in-Training (MIT) pilot program helps employers attract and retain high-calibre talent and streamlines the processing and evaluation of applicants seeking professional membership.

Phone: 604.430.8035
Toll-free: 1.888.430.8035
Fax: 604.430.8085
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For further information on filing a complaint:

Against members or licensees 
Kayla Vantriet, Compliance Officer
Phone: 604.412.4869
Toll-free: 1.888.430.8035 ext. 4869 

Against non-members
Rohan Hill, Staff Lawyer, Regulatory Affairs, Legislation, Ethics and Compliance
Phone: 604.430.4978
Toll-free: 1.888.430.8035 ext. 4978
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