Vancouver Island (South) Chapter

The Planning Institute of British Columbia Vancouver Island South Chapter covers the southern portion of Vancouver Island, British Columbia – including the Capital Region, southern Gulf Islands, and surrounding areas.

Major cities and towns in the Vancouver Island South Chapter area include: Victoria, Saanich, Oak Bay, View Royal, Langford, Sidney, Sooke and more…

PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter - Membership Survey Results
The PIBC South Island Chapter Membership Survey was open from January 27th, 2016 to February 11th, 2016. In this time, we received 82 total responses (which is close to 50% of our entire chapter membership!). It has taken us some time to report back to you on the results, but below are some of the key findings of our survey. Our chapter executive is already planning future activities based upon survey results.

Click here for the Membership Survey results.


Contact the Vancouver Island South Chapter:
Contact Name: Jeff Chow MCIP, RPP
Location: Victoria, BC


Vancouver Island South Chapter Events
Below is a listing of upcoming Chapter events and activities. To view individual event listings, click on the read more link.

CRD Retirement Party – Retirement Hootenanny for Sue Hallatt
March 29, 2019 - 4:30pm - 8:30pm
This ain't your typical retirment party! No sirree.  Sue s hollerin' out to her planner pals to c'mon down to a hootenanny, so she can thank you in person, for your professional and personal friendship over the years.... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Winter Social
December 10, 2018 - 11:01am
Enjoy a seasonal pint with your fellow planners as we reflect on the past year.  If you would like to join the the Chapter Committee for 2019-2010 to help develop local professional development sessions, networking/social events, and... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Rural Design Workshop with Dewey Thorbeck
November 28, 2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Register now and join the PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter, Cowichan Valley Regional District and City of Duncan as they present a special workshop with Dewey Thorbeck, FAIA, FAAR, American architect and author of Rural Design: a New... > read more
Capital Regional District – Buiding our Practice Series #2 - Healthy Building Environments for ALL
May 11, 2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Are healthy built environments healthy for all?  What barriers are faced by residents with diverse needs?  What obstacles are experienced by planners, service providers and politicians?Speakers from diverse sectors will prime the... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter & CRD – Understanding the Village - Indigenous Cultural Learning Experience
March 3, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Join Indigenous elders and Residential school survivors on a journey through the last 200 years of relationships between Canada and the First Peoples of this land. Participants will gain deep knowledge and understanding and will come away... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter – Pint'n'Plan
March 2, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
PINT ‘N’ PLAN – PIBC SOUTH ISLAND CHAPTER Come join us for Pint’n’Plan! PIBC South Island Chapter is hosting a New Planners Initiative to help foster a stronger relationship between the Chapter, its planners, and new planners in the region... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter Winter Warmup
December 21, 2016 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Come celebrate the first day of winter with the warm companionship of your fellow planners.  After all, it's the longest night of the year! Please rsvp with Jeff Chow at 250-217-8883. > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter – AGM & Social
October 26, 2016 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Join the PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter for its AGM & Social Event! Please see the attached poster for all the details. > read more
APEGBC & PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter – Asset Management Seminar
October 27, 2016 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm
PIBC Vancouver Island-South Chapter & CRD – Indigenous Corporate Training with Bob Joseph
September 28, 2016 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Special Invitation to planners in the Capital Region...Indigenous Corporate Training with Bob Joseph Cost: $125 (Fee is subject to 5% GST)Includes the book - Working Effectivelywith Aboriginal Peoples ($50 value) Limited Seating: Max. 30... > read more