For reporters:

Consumer Protection BC is a not-for-profit provincial regulator. We are responsible for licensing and regulating specific industries and certain elements of certain consumer transactions. The topics we will speak to publicly are outlined in our Licensed Industry Overview. 

Please note we will not provide comments or interviews on issues that fall outside of our mandate; however, we will do our best to help connect you with the appropriate organization, if one exists.

Our media releases, web notices and recent enforcement actions are published on our homepage.

Interested in learning more about deceptive acts and practices? We’ve created a backgrounder to provide an overview.

Read our Licensed Industry Overview.
Read our Backgrounder on Deceptive Acts and Practices