Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia is the business name of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of British Columbia. Engineers and Geoscientists BC regulates and governs these professions under the authority of the Engineers and Geoscientists Act.
The association is charged with protecting the public interest by setting and maintaining high academic, experience, and professional practice standards for all 34,000 members. Individuals licensed by Engineers and Geoscientists BC are the only persons permitted by law to undertake and assume responsibility for engineering and geoscience projects in BC.
We are a not-for-profit organization governed by a council of elected members, licensees and government appointees. Council is accountable to the public through the Ministry of Advanced Education for both the governance and management of the association.
Engineering and geoscience professionals creating a better future for all.
To serve the public interest as a progressive regulator that supports and promotes the engineering and geoscience professions.
In our governance, administration and delivery of service, we are guided by the following values:
- Integrity: We mean and do what we say,
- Accountability: We are responsible for our actions, and
- Innovation: We will explore new ideas to make things better.