Convention 2023

Convention 2023

Convention 2023 is scheduled for April 26 to 29 at the Victoria Convention Centre. Convention Call was issued in December and includes all the necessary information for locals planning their participation in the 2023 convention. Please consult the Notice and Registration tab in the document list below to find the convention call and related documents.

Convention Registration & Accommodation Booking

WeTravel will be collecting registrations and coordinating accommodation for all those attending convention. Please click here to access the registration and accommodation page. Online registration closes April 4. Demand for accommodation is commonly high, and early booking is encouraged. For those seeking to register a guest, please use this guest credential form. The deadline to apply for guest credentials is April 4.


CUPE BC provides Real-Time Captioning and American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation at convention. For other, specific accessibility requirements, please complete this online form by March 13, 2023.


The 2023 convention will be the first to feature onsite childcare. To request onsite childcare arrangements, please complete this online form by March 13, 2023.

Small Local Subsidy

Section 4.7 of CUPE BC’s constitution provides for a subsidy to small locals attending convention. Use this online form to apply for a small local subsidy. The deadline to apply is March 13, 2023.

Convention Committees

Convention committees assist with the running of convention by supporting the resolutions, credentials, and sergeant-at-arms functions. Member participation in these committees is an essential part of every CUPE BC convention. Please find the terms of reference for each committee and a nomination form in the document and resource section below.

Convention Documents