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Passenger Transportation Board

The Passenger Transportation Board is established by the Passenger Transportation Act and replaces the Motor Carrier Commission. The Board will help modernize the regulation of the commercial transportation industry and provide significant benefits to small business across BC. The Passenger Transportation Act creates a new regulatory structure for commercial passenger carriers.

The Board...

...Composition

The Board must consist of at least three persons appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council. The Lieutenant Governor in Council must designate one member as the Chair of the Board.

Current Members
Location: VICTORIA
Position: Member
By Order: OIC 496/17, December 31, 2017
Expiry: December 31, 2018
Location: TERRACE
Position: Member
By Order: OIC 723/16, December 31, 2016
Expiry: December 31, 2018
Location: NANOOSE BAY
Position: Member
By Order: OIC 238/18, May 14, 2018
Expiry: May 14, 2019
Location: VICTORIA
Position: Chair
By Order: OIC 379/17, October 1, 2017
Expiry: October 1, 2020
...Mandate

The Board is responsible for determining whether applications to operate inter-city buses or passenger directed vehicles should be approved and for adjudicating appeals from penalties imposed by the Registrar.

What's Involved

Board members are expected to attend monthly meetings and to participate in decision making functions either through reviewing active files or presiding over public hearings. Participation on industry advisory committees may also be required. The Board sets performance timelines and members are expected to adhere to these timelines as much as possible.

For More Information...

Passenger Transportation Board
PO Box 9850 Stn Prov Govt
Victoria, BC V8W 9T5

Tel: 250 953-3777
Fax: 250 953-3788