Member Benefits

Benefits of BCLCA Membership

Accommodation businesses, such as, a campground, RV Park, resort, lodging (cabins, cottages, lodges, and glamping units) in the Province of British Columbia can join BC Lodging and Campgrounds Association. Our mission is to expand the public’s utilization of the camping and lodging sector, and to improve member businesses’ financial performance.

Promoting Your Business

Marketing 365 days 24/7 via online and print channels that target consumers looking for places to camp, RV, glamp and stay is a main priority of the BC Lodging and Campgrounds Association.

Networking and Learning

Networking with your peers at the annual Ideas Forum, a place where keynote presenters bring their knowledge and share information on trends and issues facing your business. Virtual learning at webinars and townhalls throughout the year giving you access to the board and other operators to talk about common issues and concerns.


The Dogwood Express is published electronically every two weeks, or as required, keeping BC Lodging and Campgrounds Association members and subscribers up to date on important and timely issues, and member events. The monthly supplier update is emailed to members providing information on programs, products, and pricing.


Help line to Association staff to address those difficult pesky questions; rapid fire bulletins email blasts providing time-sensitive information affecting your business; templates License to Occupy; Storage Agreement and Cancellation Policies. Covid-19 Operating guidelines. NEW Social Media Facebook group to chat with like minded operators.

Member Cost-Saving Benefits

The BC Lodging and Campgrounds Association (BCLCA) has negotiated savings and solutions designed for the smaller independent operator. The benefits when accessed by you for your business, will more than cover your annual dues investment, and the majority of members report a significant return on investment (ROI).


Access to research undertaken by the Camping and RVing BC Coalition as well as the annual occupancy and rate survey undertaken by BCLCA through independent research firm Align Consulting.

Voice of the Industry

Advocating camping, RVing and lodging issues and concerns to the Provincial Government and addressing Federal Government on national issues. Monitoring Industry Trends, Regulations & Standards and talking on behalf of the sector and individual operators.

“Being a Member of the BC Lodging and Campgrounds Association provides my Golf and RV Resort with the opportunity to connect with my peers in an Association with a sole purpose to make my business more efficient and profitable”

– Jamie Cox, GM, St. Andrews by the Lake, Kaleden, BC

Become a Member

Let us know if you would like to receive more information on the benefits and how to become a Member of the British Columbia Lodging and Campgrounds Association

Become a Supplier

Interested in marketing directly to British Columbia’s Campgrounds, RV Parks and Lodging sectors?

Join our Association and become a Preferred Supplier!