Government of British Columbia Information
Explore the list of sources to find provincial government staff, and information and links to key ministries SFU most often interacts with.
You can find:
- Specific employees in the BC Government Directory
- MLAs and legislative committees from the BC Legislature website
- Minister profiles and mandates from the Executive Council of the BC Government webpage
SFU's three campuses are representated by four MLAs:
- Katrina Chen, MLA for Burnaby–Lougheed
- The Honourable Brenda Bailey, MLA for Vancouver–False Creek
- The Honourable Bruce Ralston, MLA for Surrey–Whalley
- The Honourable Melanie Mark, MLA for Vancouver–Mount Pleasant
Key Provincial Ministries
Below you can find information regarding ministries that SFU most often interacts with. For information regarding a Minister's mandate, please click on their ministerial portfolio. For a full listing on all departments and agencies, you may visit the BC Government website.
Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills
The Ministry of Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills (PSEFS) provides oversight to BC’s post-secondary institutions, skills training organizations and labour market information and programs.
- The Honourable Selina Robinson, Minister of Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills
- The Honourable Andrew Mercier, Minister of State for Workforce Development
The Ministry of Finance oversees the distribution of government funding to implement and review government programs and initiatives.
- The Honourable Katrine Conroy, Minister of Finance
Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation
The Ministry of Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation (JERI) oversees the development of the initiatives to create jobs, management of the technology development in BC, and promote BC industries abroad.
- The Honourable Brenda Bailey, Minister of Jobs, Economic Development and Innovation
- The Honourable Jagrup Brar, Minister of State for Trade
The Ministry of Health oversees the operations of the health services in the province.
Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation
The Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation oversees the government’s operations pursuing reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples.
Environment and Climate Change Strategy
The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy oversees the conservation of BC’s natural environments, as well as development of the government’s climate change strategy.
Citizens’ Services oversee the operations of all citizen-interaction departments and services, as well as the operations of the government’s Information Technology.
- The Honourable Lisa Beare, Minsiter of Citizens' Services
Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport oversees the development of the BC tourism industries, and development of arts and sports activities.
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