COVID-19 service update

Safety critical assessments and incident investigations are continuing, as per our mandate. More information here.

Amusement Device
Passenger Ropeways - gondola
Canada Line

Safe technical systems.


We oversee the safe installation and operation of technical systems and equipment across the province.

The Hells Gate ride at the Pacific National Exhibition
Vancouver, BC

Peak 2 Peak Gondola.
Whistler, BC

The Canada Line between Vancouver and Richmond.
Vancouver, BC

Everything we do has the safety of British Columbians in mind.

We work with industry and the public to reduce safety risk through permits, licensing, enforcement, education and research.

We are a different kind of regulator. We are, first and foremost, educators and partners, sharing what we know and what we learn to improve technical safety throughout BC.

Catherine Roome - President and CEO
Catherine Roome
President and Lead Executive Officer

Latest news & events

Electric vehicle safety
Ask a Safety Officer: Electrical vehicle
4 November 2021
Nov 04
Our electrical safety officer answers common electric vehicle charger questions.
Technical Safety BC
News Technical Safety BC
TSBC to implement mandatory vaccine policy
13 October 2021
Oct 13
Technical Safety BC to implement mandatory vaccine policy as of November 29.
Technical Safety BC
Carrier Gas Investigation
Common gas furnaces pose risk to the public
15 September 2021
Sep 15
Technical Safety BC has released a report that links carbon monoxide exposure to Carrier gas furnaces.
Technical Safety BC