Hours of Operation
8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. The Teacher Regulation Branch is closed
on statutory holidays.
If a statutory holiday falls on a Sunday, the proceeding Monday serves as the statutory
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or contact the specific areas listed.
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604 660-6060 (Metro Vancouver)
1 800 555-3684 (within Canada and the United States)
Teacher Regulation Branch
Ministry of Education
400-2025 West Broadway
Vancouver, BC V6J 1Z6
Pay parking for visitors is available in the underground parking lot accessible
from Maple Street.
The Teacher Regulation Branch is a scent-sensitive environment. Due to health concerns
arising from exposure to scented products, staff and visitors are asked to be considerate
in their use of such products when reporting to the office and to be aware that
they may be asked to refrain from using such products, should this be required.
Thank you for supporting our health and safety guidelines.
Don't know who to ask for? Our receptionist will help you find the best person.
Call us at 604 660-6060.
If you have inquiries about specific areas, please use the following contact information:
Applying and Qualifying for a Teaching
Certificate in British Columbia
Register for an information session on certification criteria and the application process
Check the status of your application: online in the
Applicants' Area or refer to your Required Items correspondence
for Certificate Holders
Pay your annual practice fee, access proof of certification, authorize a criminal
record check, update your contact information: online in the
Certificate Holders' Area
Making a Report or Complaint
against a Certificate Holder
Providing Input or Making Comments to the BC Teachers' Council
Accessing Services for Employers of Certificate Holders
Inquiries from the Media