BC Government Websites

Published: Mar 12, 2012
Last Updated: Dec 9, 2014
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If you want a one-stop shop for government reports try the BC Legislative Library catalogue.

BC Government Ministries and Agencies

In this section we have gathered some of the most reliable websites for you to use in your research.

BC Jobs Plan: Sector Reports 
The BC Jobs Plan represents a long-term commitment to growth in all sectors of the provincial economy. Each report is a sector-specific 5- to 10-year plan, including visions, targets, goals, and actions.

Start here: Under Featured Sectors, scroll down to Technology and click download sector report.


Start here: High technology sector statistics

WorkBC | Find current employment outlooks, labour market information, relevant links, and a geographic representation of the BC workforce. Start by searching your Industry Profile.

Start here: Industry Profile: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

BC Stats
Current reports and statistics from British Columbia's central statistical agency including labour market information, economic statistics and bankruptcies. Start by searching their Industry sectionand narrowing by industry type or go to the Business, Industry & Trade page to skim all the different business-related topics.

Start here: High Technology Annual Reports, Occupations, and Other Publications (1996 - 2010)
Start here: Analytical Reports on High Technology (1993-2011)

BC Premier's Technology Council
Comprised of members from the private sector and academia, the Premier's Technology Council provides advice to the Premier on all technology-related issues facing British Columbia and its citizens. To date, the council has published 13 reports.

BCIC Business Case Library
A good collection of business cases about BC technology companies, highlighting their achievements, business challenges and best practices.  Very useful to learn about BC business practices.