Join the BCHF

Become a part of British Columbia’s largest voice for the not-for-profit, community-based historical sector!

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) represents more than 100 historical societies across BC and provides a collective voice for over 800 individuals and organizations within BC’s not-for-profit historical sector.

We offer four membership categories and are pleased to provide members in each category with a host of unique benefits, including educational resources, networking opportunities, advocacy services and more.

For Historical Societies

Become a Member Society!

Not-for-profit historical societies located in British Columbia and with dues-paying memberships may apply to become Member Societies. Membership fees vary from $30 to $75 per year, depending on the size of your society.

For Non-Profit Institutions – Schools, Libraries, Museums, Galleries, etc.

Become an Affiliate Member!

Not-for-profit organizations with interests/objectives of a historical nature and without dues-paying memberships may apply to become Affiliate Members. The membership fee is $35 per year.

For Individuals

Become an Associate Member!

Private individuals with an interest in the history of British Columbia may apply to become Associate Members. The membership fee is $35 per year.

For Businesses

Become a Corporate Member!

Businesses, corporations and other for-profit organizations may apply to become Corporate Members. The membership fee is $100 per year.