Forest Professionals British Columbia (FPBC)

Responsible for registering and regulating British Columbia’s professional foresters and forest technologists

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Become a Forest Professional

BC legislation requires anyone practising professional forestry to be registered with, and regulated by, Forest Professionals BC (FPBC). Find out how you can become a registered forest professional.

Resources to assist and inform the practice of professional forestry include practice guidance and practice areas.

Once you’ve confirmed you eligibility for registration with FPBC, you can apply here.

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About FPBC

Download the 2022 FPBC Annual Report

You can now view the complete 2022 FPBC Annual Report and Financial Statements on our website. The annual report provides an in-depth look at the year in review as well as our audited financial statements.


See the full list of 2023 registration fees for all registrant types.

BC Forest Professional Magazine

BC Forest Professional magazine is published four times a year and is circulated to more than 5,400 registered forest professionals and other stakeholders.

Career Opportunity Centre

Check out employment opportunities for forest professionals and others working in the forest sector.

Courses and Events

See a list of upcoming course and events related to the practice of professional forestry.