Updates on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), including health and safety tips and guidelines for employers.

Need assistance?

The Vancouver Island Construction Association and our partners are dedicated to helping you navigate through these difficult times.

We are pleased to announce that VICA instructor Mark Taylor has offered his services, free of charge, to any VICA members who may be looking for resources/assistance with their crisis response or business continuation planning. You can contact Mark via email here

To help communicate best practices for keeping COVID-19 off job-sites and offices VICA has provided a bulletin to keep you and your employees informed. Click here to view

To help you and your company, with special thanks to the Alberta Construction Association, a Construction Pandemic Planning Tool has been developed to help you establish policies and procedures for your construction site. Click here to view. 

For a step-by-step guideline for employees transitioning to Employment Insurance click here  


Please view links below for valuable information for employers and employees regarding COVID-19.

Member Contributions

Banyan Construction 

B.C. Construction Safety Alliance 

Mental Health Resources

Government Updates & Resources

Provincial Government Updates & Resources 

Federal Government Updates & Resources 

Association Updates & Resources

The Canadian Construction Association has published the first version of the COVID-19 Standardized Protocols for All Canadian Construction Sites. Click here to view

Financial Resources

Contract Resources

This is information only and is not offered and should not be treated as legal advice.

During these unprecedented times, our association is actively looking to represent and support your business. In order for us to do this, we're asking for you to proactively communicate the impacts you're experiencing. Please consider taking this BC Construction Association (BCCA) survey to keep us informed on your behalf:


Upcoming Events

*Cancelled* COR Internal Auditor Training | VICA Victoria
8am March 30, 2020 - 4pm March 30, 2020
2020-03-30 08:00:00
2020-03-30 16:00:00
[Postponed] VICA Member Breakfast | VICA Nanaimo
7am March 31, 2020 - 9am March 31, 2020
2020-03-31 07:30:00
2020-03-31 09:00:00
*Cancelled* Concrete Technology for Construction (Pilot Workshop) | VICA Victoria
8am March 31, 2020 - 12pm March 31, 2020
2020-03-31 08:30:00
2020-03-31 12:30:00