i. A Strong Voice. Leading Discussions.

We have always been leading discussions on critical issues in North Vancouver, the region and beyond that are impacting your business

  • COVID-19
  • Transportation
  • Property Assessment & Taxation
  • Housing
  • Land use
  • Child Care
  • Workforce inclusion
  • Construction disruption
  • Zoning
  • Protection of industrial and commercial land

ii. Policy – Punching Above our Weight.

The North Vancouver Chamber has proudly initiated a range of policy recommendations that gained Provincial and National Chamber support:

iii. Connecting with Elected Officials.

As a business, you don’t vote. But as a taxpayer, your opinion matters. We bring you closer to those who represent you:

  • Meeting electoral candidates   Federal, Provincial  and Municipal elections  Example: 2019 Federal Election – we met with all Candidates from all parties and shared your priorities. We provided a chance for you to meet the candidates at the Federal Election Mixer. We were the only organization able to attract ALL candidates to our event.
  • Ongoing dialogue with elected officials: Converation with the MLAs, State of the City and State of the District Mayoral address to the business community.
  • Post Budget Overview – Federal & Provincial representatives review budget

iv. Representing YOU on community and regional issues.

We have developed a trusted voice – that builds constructive relationships:

  • Economic Partnership North Shore
  • Burrard Inlet Rapid Transit – Economic Impact Assessment
  • North Shore Immigrant Inclusion Economic Working Group
  • District of North Vancouver – Targeted OCP Review
  • City of North Vancouver – Mayor’s Business Advisory Roundtable
  • North Shore E-bike Share Pilot Program
  • Coastal Ferry Vision Forum – w. Hon Claire Trevena, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Vancouver Fraser Port Authority land use planning
  • Speaker – Translink’s RapidBus Announcement
  • Mayors’ Council media events in support of Federal funding for transportation infrastructure
  • Integrated Transportation Committee – CNV
  • Ride Hailing Services & Licensing
  • Recycle BC Advisory Committee