Communications & Social Media

Note: scroll down to view wider BC Soccer Member and affilfiate communications/memo which may be relevant for future reference.

BC Soccer has many stakeholders, from the direct member organizations to the affiliated clubs and associate members to the teams, coaches, parents, players and referees.  With the reach of Soccer in BC and the organizations and individuals within it, BC Soccer is pleased to provide regular and direct communications with the member organizations and the individuals within them.  To reach a wider audience within the soccer community in British Columbia BC Soccer also has a number of social media channels (listed below) and a quarterly newsletter.

We encourage you to follow us online on the medium that works for you!

BC Soccer Instagram 

BC Soccer Twitter


BC Soccer Facebook page

BC Soccer YouTube Channel

BC Soccer Flickr


Linked below are resources and good practice guides

Coaching Resources, including Concussion Management documents, are available here

Good (Best) Practice templates and Guides are available here

In BC Soccer's on-going effort to provide transparent communications; posted below are specific member communications which may be relevant for future reference.

Important note: within specific communications there may be references to bylaws / rules and regulations which may have been in place at the time of the communications, therefore please review he Bylaws, Rules/Regulations and Policies page for the the most up to date regulations that BC Soccer Members must abide by.  Not all member communications are posted.

BC Soccer Newsletters

September 2018
May 2018
December 2017
October 2017
July 2017
April 2017


Memo (with supplemental documentation) – related to further inclusion of associate members in the For Profit and Not-for-Profit Organization category

Advisory Group Report on Rule Amendment #6 (at BC Soccer’s 2018 AGM) – related to BC Soccer Rule 22 – Youth Players – Zoning

Memo - Canada Soccer Club Licencing, National Youth Club Licence (U8 to U12 Programming), For-Profit & Non-Profit Full Membership, and Decline in Player registration - April 2019

Judicial Code & Policies of BC Soccer Memo - January 2019


Annual General Meeting Summary Memo

Memo - Adult Leagues - International Transfer Certificates & Provinical Transfer Certificates - May 2018

Memo - BC Soccer Change in Year End - April 2018


Memo - BC Soccer Club Charter Program / Canada Soccer Club Licensing Program - October 2017

Memo - Small-Sided Development Manual Updates - September 2017

BC Soccer GST on Fees Memo

International Transfer Certificate and Registration Clarification

Proposed new BC Soccer Bylaws and request for specific feedback Memo (Post AGM)  

Current and Proposed BC Soccer Bylaws (appendices related to the above Memo)

Annual General Meeting Summary Memo

Notice to Reader FAQ


Misconduct by Adults against Youth BC Soccer Memo to Adult Coaches (shared with members and affiliated clubs as well)

New Society Act BC Soccer Memo to Members and Affiliated Soccer Clubs

Canada Soccer National Championship Application

Full RFP Process (related to the above BC Soccer communication)

Law 1.1 Field Surface Rule Revision (Laws of the Game)

Memo from Canada Soccer and IFAB regarding Law 1.1 (related to the above BC Soccer communication)

Short Term Event Player Permit Communication

Annual General Meeting Summary Memo

Club Charter Letter of Intent – Accept or Decline decision making process (CRM User Guide - Club Charter)


BC Soccer updated Discipline Policy and Sanction Guidelines 

Legal Proceedings within the BC Soccer Membership - Updated

Independent Contractor Coaches and BC Soccer Insurance Policy Cover and Good Practice guide for Hiring Paid Coaches

Coaching Certification Requirements for Cup Play


Dispensation Request guidance - to members

Accepting New Member Applications - guidance to members