STATUS UPDATE: {February 6, 2023} The suspensions of and conditions on the CARE Funeral Services licences have been lifted.

The licensing actions in this notice are accurate at the time of posting and may not be updated. To check the current status  of a Consumer Protection BC licensed business, please visit our website.

Consumer Protection BC has suspended and added conditions to the licences of CARE Funeral Services (Vancouver Island) Ltd. (DBA CARE Funeral Services), a BC funeral provider, for:

Read the compliance order, notice of administrative penalty, and the full reasons for the reconsideration decision. 

During the period of the licence suspension, CARE must not provide funeral services. CARE may deliver funeral services on preneed contracts entered into before November 18, 2020, if CARE gets prior permission from Consumer Protection BC. The business may remain open but must not arrange or provide any new funeral services.

About Consumer Protection BC:  

Consumer Protection BC is the regulator of a variety of sectors and specific consumer transactions in the province. Our mandate is to license and inspect our regulated businesses, respond to consumer inquiries, investigate alleged violations of consumer protection laws, and to classify all general release motion pictures. 

For more information about our organization, to read our recent enforcement actions, and to learn about our inspection and complaint-handling processes, please visit our website at You can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube or read our blog for valuable consumer tips and resources.