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FOI Archive

The FOI archive provides responses to past general information requests made to BC Ferries under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. For current requests, view the FOI Tracker page.

To locate a specific request or keyword, choose the year you are interested in and use Ctrl-F on your keyboard or Command-F on a Mac to bring up a search box for typing your search request. To see or search the entire list for all years simply click on the printer friendly link above and to the right of this paragraph.

Request# Request Requestor Responsive Records
  1. Contract between B.C. Ferries and Western Pacific Marine with respect to the provision of passenger ferry service between Vancouver Island and Lasqueti Island.
  2. Most recent Request for Proposal for the provision of passenger ferry service between Vancouver Island and Lasqueti Island.
Individual 18-001 Web Response Letter #1
(PDF 45 KB/2 pages)

18-001 Web Response Letter #2
(PDF 39 KB/2 pages)

18-001 Responsive Record
(PDF 1.27 MB/64 pages)

18-005 All records relating to the fees charged to passengers with bicycles. When these fees were introduced, on which routes, and all the revenues generated from these charges. All funds spent on, and projected to be spent on, the provision of facilities for bikes on board BC Ferries. Individual 18-005 Web Response Letter
(PDF 46 KB/2 pages)

18-005 Responsive Records #1
(PDF 36 KB/1 page)

18-005 Responsive Records #2
(PDF 14 KB/1 page)

18-006 I understand an independent outside organisation measured the levels of electromagnetic radiation on some of the ferries. May I please have a copy of the work order or by any other name requesting the outside company do the report, their terms of reference, and a copy of the report submitted to BC Ferries. Individual 18-006 Web Response Letter #1
(PDF 42 KB/2 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #1 TSA
(PDF 3 MB/51 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #2 CCEL
(PDF 2 MB/38 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #3 SOBC
(PDF 2 MB/33 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #4 SWB
(PDF 2 MB/42 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #5 Routine Disclosure: Executive Summary
(PDF 329 KB/10 pages)

18-006 Web Response Letter #2
(PDF 42 KB/2 pages)

18-006 Responsive Record #6
(PDF 65 KB/2 pages)

18-008 A copy of the entire Planetworks RF field intensity testing report. Individual 18-008 Web Response Letter
(PDF 41 KB/1 page)

18-009 Specified records related to Catamaran Ferries International Inc. Individual 18-009 Web Response Letter
(PDF 32 KB/1 page)

18-010 Contract between BCF and Gdansk Ship Repair Yard Remontowa for the Spirit-class mid-life upgrades, awarded in or about March 2016. Guild Yule 18-010 Web Response Letter
(PDF 53 KB/2 pages)

18-010 Responsive Record #1
(PDF 2.5 MB/105 pages)

18-010 Responsive Record #2
(PDF 2.6 MB/105 pages)

18-012 Specified information and records concerning the Denman Island Cable Ferry Project with regard to the "Total Operating Expenses" for Route 21 as shown in the "Route Statements" of the Annual Reports to the BC Ferries Commissioner. Individual 18-012 Web Response Letter
(PDF 41 KB/1 page)

18-013 With regard to the Denman Island cable ferry, a copy of the "Operational Limitations Matrix" and other relevant sections of the VSM. Individual 18-013 Web Response Letter
(PDF 74 KB/2 pages)

18-013 Responsive Record
(PDF 785 KB/3 pages)

  • The date and copy of first bank statement received from a specified financial institution
  • The last bank statement received from another specified financial institution. This would have been in the early 1980s.
  • The legal document for about $80 million in loans from a specified financial institution in the early 1980s, as well the transfer of tax right offs to this institution.
Individual 18-014 Web Response Letter
(PDF 46 KB/2 pages)

18-015 Please provide a copy of the Baynes Sound Connector “Muster List” for the usual emergencies. Individual 18-015 Web Response Letter
(PDF 69 KB/2 pages)

18-015 Responsive Record
(PDF 354 KB/1 page)

18-017 For Hornby Island, the net passenger inflow and outflow for each day from beginning of June to end of September from 2013 to September 14, 2017. Individual 18-017 Web Response Letter
(PDF 63 KB/2 pages)

18-017 Responsive Records
(PDF 108 KB/3 pages)

18-018 All records regarding the fueling of the Salt Spring Island ferry to/from Fulford Harbour, including but not limited to: cost of fuel per month, where the fuel comes from, how the ferry is refueled, how often the ferry is refueled, and the amount of fuel per month this ferry burns. Date range: August 2016 to August 2017. Individual 18-018 Web Response Letter
(PDF 42 KB/2 pages)

18-022 All scheduled and actual departure times on Route 3 (Horseshoe Bay - Langdale) for the first three weeks of the 2017 fall schedule. (October 10 - October 31). Individual 18-022 Web Response Letter
(PDF 44 KB/2 pages)

18-022 Responsive Record
(PDF 808 KB/7 pages)

18-028 I am requesting all scheduled and actual departure times for Route 3 (Horseshoe Bay - Langdale) from November 1 - 30, 2017. Individual 18-028 Web Response Letter
(PDF 37 KB/2 pages)

18-028 Responsive Record
(PDF 495 KB/11 pages)

18-029 The cost per round trip for the Horseshoe Bay to Langdale route, and how BC Ferries determines the charge for each round trip. Individual 18-029 Web Response Letter
(PDF 56 KB/2 pages)