Professional Governance Act

engineering regulation

Construction Business

Regulation of B.C. engineering firms now in force

The regulation of B.C. professional engineering and professional geoscience firms is now in force. Registration deadline is September 30, 2021.
CEO Engineers

Construction Business

Engineers and Geoscientists B.C. names new CEO

Heidi Yang is the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the Engineers and Geoscientists B.C. She succeeds Ann English, who is retiring.
AIBC professional

Design Quarterly

AIBC: Professional Governance Act update

The Professional Governance Act is now in full effect. AIBC will be governed by the new act in early 2022 which introduces new requirements.
PST rebate

Design Quarterly

Architects transition to Professional Governance Act

On July 14, the B.C. government advised AIBC that the profession of architecture will be moving under the Professional Governance Act (PGA).
AIBC professional

Design Quarterly

Sweeping changes in regulation

The AIBC president looks at regulation changes and how self-regulatory professional bodies are under increasing political, public and media scrutiny.