Welcome to the Teacher Regulation Branch

We are the regulator for over 68,000 certified educators in British Columbia. We assess applicants for certification, evaluate teacher education programs, issue teaching certificates, and enforce standards for certificate holders.
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Retain your Teaching Certificate

Pay your annual fee by using our secure online system.

Check a Teacher's Status / Online Registry

Search the online registry of certificate and letter of permission holders.

Criminal Record Checks for Certificate Holders

Find out if you need to authorize the five-year check.


Public Invitation to Apply for the Hearing Panel Pool

Interested in using your experience in conducting administrative hearings, and your understanding of the principles of administrative law and natural justice? Learn more about how to apply for this opportunity.