Become a VRCA Member

Who can join the VRCA?

VRCA has the following membership categories that you or your company can join under; Industry (General Contractors, Trade Contractors, and Manufacturers and Suppliers), Professional, Associate, Owner, and Student / Apprentice. The category descritions and fees are outlined below.

For Industry members, there are two types of VRCA memberships available: VRCA Membership and the VRCA Enhanced Membership. The VRCA Enhanced Membership includes an Enhanced BidCentral subscription ($725).

Membership Fees

For General Contractors, Trade Contractors and Manufacturers and Suppliers, annual fees are based on your company's annual business volume (gross revenue). For all other membership categories, there is a flat annual fee. Membership dues must be paid annually with a one-time payment by credit card if you use the online registration form or by cheque.

Join the VRCA Now 

Complete the online application form (click [JOIN NOW] link below) by selecting the category that best describes your company's role in the construction industry. For questions regarding VRCA Membership, please email membership@vrca.bc.ca.

 

Industry

Individuals and organizations that provide goods and services associated with the commercial activity of construction and maintenance of publicly and privately funded infrastructure and real property improvements

General Contractor

Select this category if your primary business is as a General Contractor.

Business Volume Fee Enhanced Fee
$0-$500,000 $1,094 per year $1,819 per year
$500,000- $2,000,000 $1,654 per year $2,379 per year
$2,000,000- $5,000,000 $2,059 per year $2,784 per year
$5,000,000 & over $2,471 per year $3,196 per year
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Trade Contractor

Select this category if your primary business is as a Trade Contractor.

Business Volume Fee Enhanced Fee
$0-$500,000 $1,094 per year $1,819 per year
$500,000- $2,000,000 $1,371 per year $2,096 per year
$2,000,000- $5,000,000 $1,654 per year $2,379 per year
$5,000,000 & over $2,059 per year $2,784 per year
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Manufacturer and Supplier

Select this category if your primary business is the manufacturer, sale or supply of materials, equipment, products or services used by Contractors.

Business Volume Fee Enhanced Fee
$0-$500,000 $1,094 per year $1,819 per year
$500,000- $2,000,000 $1,371 per year $2,096 per year
$2,000,000- $5,000,000 $1,654 per year $2,379 per year
$5,000,000 & over $2,059 per year $2,784 per year
[JOIN NOW]

 Professional

For individuals and organizations that provide support services to the construction industry, such as bonding and insurance, accountants, lawyers, and arbitration services, and who are granted professional status through a professional organization such as AIBC, ACEC-BC, the Law Society of BC. There are two membership categories, Premium, is a voting membership category, and Standard, is a non-voting membership category. 

Professional Premium $1,371 per year [JOIN NOW]
 Professional Standard $750 per year [JOIN NOW]
 

 Associate

For individuals and organizations that provide ancillary products or services to the construction industry that are not part of the construction of the project and that have not been granted professional status through a professional organization

 Fee $750 per year [JOIN NOW]
 

 Owner

For municipalities, towns and regional districts, school districts, colleges and universities, health and other authorities, Crown corporations and other public sector agencies and private owners engaged in infrastructure planning and procurement. 

 Fee $750 per year [JOIN NOW]
 

Student / Apprentice

For individuals who are registered as apprentices or students in an apprenticeship or post-secondary education program that is related to construction​.

Fee $55 per year [JOIN NOW]

 

Please note membership/BidCentral fees are non-refundable.

For questions regarding VRCA Membership, please email membership@vrca.bc.ca.


 
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