Board Governance

Changes to the BC Society Act

The 2015 BC Society Act will come into force on November 28, 2016. To learn more about the changes and the steps to transition please download the Preparing for B.C.’s New Societies Act: A Guide to the Transition Process from BC Registry Services.

Volunteer Victoria offers monthly training sessions for Board Members of any non profit organization regarding the changes to the BC Society Act. For more information or to register please visit our workshop calendar.

Our sincerest thanks to the ProBono Students of Canada and the Faculty of Law at that University of Victoria for their tremendous support of Volunteer Victoria and the development of the BC Society Quick Fact Sheet.

Board Governance Workshop

Volunteer Victoria delivers a board governance orientation to helps board members better understand governance structures and board member roles and responsibilities. Non profit agencies can contact us to book a free 1.5 hour governance presentation.