Tourism and Hospitality

B.C.’s tourism and hospitality sector is comprised of many types of organizations, such as adventure and tourism businesses, restaurants and accommodations, transportation, travel agencies and destination marketers.

B.C. is known to be a world-class destination for many activities. British Columbians and visitors can enjoy river rafting, fresh-water and salt-water kayaking, mountaineering, skiing, camping, whale watching, scuba diving and wine tours, among other pursuits.

Read more about this sector in the B.C. Labour Market Outlook.

Sub-industries

Accommodation services
Air transportation and support activities
Amusement, gambling and recreation industries
Food services and drinking places
Museums, galleries and parks
Performing arts, spectator sports and related industries
Transit, sightseeing and pipeline transportation
Travel arrangement services
Water transportation

Sector Labour Market Partnerships Program

The Sector Labour Market Partnerships (SLMP) Program helps industry and employers understand and respond to changing labour market demands. Under the program, partnership-led projects can apply for funding to address broader sector and regional labour market issues.

Discover SLMP reports here.

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