Your membership matters – to BCRPA and to the sector. BCRPA is your professional association and your community of peers.

Together we work toward a common vision of building and sustaining healthy active communities.

Through BCRPA, you and your colleagues share information, make connections, and generate the advocacy strategies, tools and resources that drive our common objective -- a healthy BC.

Strengthen your association, your professional community and your sector. Become a member today – your voice matters!

Membership Benefits:


Networking - connect with professionals from across BC; build relationships that will expand your expertise, skills, and help others


Professional Development - conferences, workshops, webinars, events, certifications, etc., developed specifically for the recreation and parks sector and professionals


Discounted rates to all BCRPA events and conferences


Regular industry news and updates through electronic Communiqués


Awards that showcase our sector’s excellence and innovation on a provincial stage


Sector specific job postings – making it easier to find your next career opportunity


Discounted rates for online job postings – job postings are listed on the BCRPA website and X account (formerly Twitter)


Scholarships to support future leaders of the Recreation and Parks sector. Proudly supported by DB Perks & Associates

Student Membership

Free student membership – complimentary one year membership for students enrolled full-time in a recreation/parks related degree, diploma or certificate program with a BCRPA Affiliate member


Having a voice in advancing the sector


Access to members-only online resources, toolkits and research


Voting privileges in board elections and member motions.


And much, much more!


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