On this page, you will find information on:

•   Registration Rates   •   Group Registration Information   •  Travel Discounts   •   Cancellations and Refunds Policy (and other policies)   •   Continuing Education Credits     

Registration Rates

View the Program Guide here.

What's available:

  • Full Symposium registration includes daily morning refreshments, two lunches, refreshments at breaks, Wednesday evening Marketplace Expo Games & Cocktail Hour, Thursday evening Cocktail Reception, Thursday evening Banquet & Dance, and Friday Breakfast.
  • Wednesday Daily registration includes daily refreshments, Marketplace Expo Lunch and Marketplace Expo Games and Cocktail Hour.
  • Thursday Daily registration includes daily refreshments and Awards and AGM luncheon.

Separate fees and registration required for Active Socials on Wednesday May 3. Tickets to the Banquet & Dance on Thursday, May 4 are also available.

Guest tickets for meals and evening activities must be purchased separately.

Note: Registration for Socials and Networking Events is now open. Learn more and register here.

Early Bird Rates (ending March 10, 2023)

  Member Rate Non-Member Rate Student Member Rate
Full Registration $790 $955 $420
Single Day Registration
     for Wed, May 3 or Thu, May 4
$450 $530 $315
Single Day Registration
     for Fri, May 5
$175 $250 $100


Regular Rates (starting March 11, 2023)

  Member Rate  Non-Member Rate Student Member Rate
Full Registration $895 $1060 $420
Single Day Registration
     for Wed, May 3 or Thu, May 4
$500 $600 $315
Single Day Registration
     for Fri, May 5
$225 $325 $100


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Registration for Active Socials and Newtorking Events is open. Learn more and purchase tickets here.


If you are traveling from out of town, scroll down to view available travel discounts or click here. Offers are time limited.

Group Registrations

If you are registering a group of employees, please follow the instructions below.

Note: In order to meet the Early Bird deadline, your group registration information must be submitted by 4PM on March 10.

Step 1:
Submit Form

Please complete this form.

Step 2:
Pay Invoice 

Once we have received the form, the administrator will be sent one invoice for the entire group. Invoices will be sent via QuickBooks. 

Once payment has been received we will move onto step 3. 

Step 3:

Once payment has been received, the BCRPA office will register your staff in their selected sessions. 

If employees do not have a MyBCRPA account, one will be created on their behalf in order to complete the registration process.  

BCRPA will email you once this has been completed.

That’s it! 

Travel Discounts

Save on Accommodation at The Hyatt

Get a head start on your attendance at Symposium and secure your room at discounted rates.

We have a special conference rate at The Hyatt Regency Hotel Vancouver for Symposium delegates. Book early to take advantage of these savings.

  • Conference rates apply for stays between May 2 and May 5, 2023. Standard room rates start at $314 per night.
  • Discounted rates are valid until April 11, 2023 and are subject to availability.

Make your reservation online at https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/YVRRV/G-RPBC

Learn more about The Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Save on Air Travel with Westjet

WestJet is offering 5% off Econo* and 10% off EconoFlex and Premium fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for guests travelling Trans-border. No discount will apply to Basic or Business class bookings.

To take advantage of this offer, you will need the DISCOUNT CODE: 5Z4B0UY

Please visit www.westjet.com/conventions to make a booking online.

Discount is valid for travel between April 26, 2023 to May 11, 2023

TRAVEL AGENTS, If booking in GDS, use promo code: WNP71

Cancellations & Refunds Policy for Conference Registrations and Meal Tickets

A partial refund equal to 70% of the conference registration fee will be given for cancellations received prior to April 3, 2023.

Cancellations made starting April 4, 2023 are non-refundable.

Registrations are transferrable.

All requests for cancellations must be submitted in writing to the BCRPA office by email and received within the allotted cancellation times noted above.

Please note, attendees are responsible for canceling their own hotel and travel reservations.

View all conference polices here.

Continuing Education Credits

BCRPA Fitness CECS, British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA) credits and Planning Institute of BC (PIBC) CPLs are available for attending Symposium.

In order to be eligible to receive CECs/CEUs, each individual is required to have their own registration.

View details on CEC eligibility and claiming CECs here.

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