The Societies Act came into effect November 28, 2016 and governs how societies (not-for-profit corporations) are created and run in B.C. The Act includes significant updates to allow for more flexibility in how societies operate, while still protecting the public interest.
In accordance with the BC Societies Act, the LDBA have had to update our constitution and bylaws.
At the November 16th meeting, the membership voted to accept the new document (with some minor changes) so that it can be submitted to the Province of BC.
Please view and download the following to see the final version: