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.

PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Year End Social
December 9, 2015 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
JOIN US! YEAR END SOCIAL WITH PIBC VANCOUVER ISLAND SOUTH CHAPTER Come socialize and celebrate the year end with your fellow planners on South Vancouver Island! Questions? Please contact   > read more
APEGBC Victoria Branch Morning Seminar - "Waterfronts and Livable Cities" – Victoria Branch Morning Seminar - "Waterfronts and Livable Cities"
November 5, 2015 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Organized by APEGBC Victoria Branch, Planning Institute of BC, Urban Development Institute Capital Region and the Institute of Transportation Engineers Using proven principles and international best practices, this exciting seminar will... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Vancouver Island South Chapter AGM and Elections
July 8, 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Come to hear about the Chapter's activities, join in a discussion about plans and ideas for the coming year, and help lay the groundwork for 2018 PIBC conference in Victoria! Questions? Please email > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Innovation in Community Engagement – The Future Game
June 22, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Join us for an exciting opportunity to reflect on and reinvigorate your public involvement techniques by learning about and participating in The Future Game.  This innovative community engagement tool was developed in Australia and... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – St, Planner's Day Social
March 18, 2015 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
St. Planners Day Social Join fellow professionals for a pub social to celebrate green! March 18, 2015 at 5 pm The Bard and Banker Public House1022 Government Street in Victoria, BC. > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Reliable Controls LEED Platinum Building Tour
February 12, 2015 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Reliable Controls LEED Platinum building tour  Tour a LEED Platinum facility in View Royal. Reliable Controls specializes in the design and manufacture of Internet-connected green building controls. The facility was LEED Platinum... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island South Chapter – Year End Celebration
December 18, 2014 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Come celebrate the year's end with your fellow planners on South Vancouver Island! Thursday, December 18, 2014 4:30pm –  app. 7:30pm Fernwood Inn 1302 Gladstone Avenue Victoria, BC Some snack appetizers will be provided. Please RSVP... > read more
CRD – E-bikes, Electric Assist Bikes and Transportation Policy
November 19, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Please bring your lunch and join us for a networking event and local screening of this Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals' webinar. More info about the webinar: > read more
CRD – These Streets are Made for Walking: Trans-Form Speaker Series #5
November 13, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Neighbourhoods designed for walking have healthier, happier residents, less traffic collisions and transport costs. How we can build better communities? Active transportation (walking and cycling) provide a variety of economic, social and... > read more
PIBC Vancouver Island (South) Chapter – Managing Urban Forests - A Primer for Planners
September 23, 2014 - 8:30am - 10:00am
Register online now by clicking here! Trees are a vital connection to nature in the in the urban landscape. In this session, you will learn about what the trees need and how planners can reconcile these needs with the many competing... > read more