RVDA of BC - Services

By: Rvda Bc  09-12-2011


The RVDA provides a number of regular services and functions as well as being involved in various special events and activities such as:

  • Lobbying with all levels of Government and Government agencies
  • Coordinating Educational Seminars for Management, Sales Personnel and Service Technicians
  • Liaison with manufacturers, suppliers, campgrounds and other related associations
  • Publishing Member and Technical Bulletins
  • Producing Standardized Sales Agreements
  • Compiling statistical information
  • Articles of interest in the two largest daily newspapers and other community newspapers, promoting the RV Lifestyle
  • Promoting the RV Lifestyle through shows, sales and seminars
  • Planning and coordinating events that promote industry fellowship, such as Golf Tournaments and other social events

The RVDA of BC represents your interests:

  • Industry Training and Apprenticeship Commission's Technical Advisory Committee (ITAC);
  • Program Advisory Committee for the Okanagan College (PAC)
  • Vancouver Coast & Mountain Tourism Association
  • Vehicle Sales Authority
  • Sits on a number of advisory committees such as: the Gas Safety Branch and the Vehicle Sales Authority

What benefits and programs are there?

Provincial Benefits

  • Annual General Meeting
  • Comprehensive Employee Benefits Program
  • Creditor Group Life, Living Benefit & Disability Insurance
  • Floor Plan Insurance
  • Government Technicians' Courses (Apprenticeship, Gas Certification)
  • Product Listings
  • Industry Statistics
  • Mailing List Service
  • Membership Decal & Plaque
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Participation in annual Super Camping Magazine
  • Nebs Perfect Partner Discount Program
  • Product Line information to consumers
  • Rental Referrals
  • RVDA Legaline TM
  • Sani Dump Listing
  • Stolen Vehicle and Incident Reports
  • "The Communicator" newsletter; published 3 times per year
  • First Canadian Insurance Protection Products
    Endorsed Supplier of: Life & Disability Insurance, FCPP Extended Warranty, Platinum Shield Chemical Protection, Platinum Theft Protection, Platinum Tire & Rim Protection and Training. Exclusive endorsement with First Canadian to support the RVDA of BC and assist dealers in growing their business.
    • First Canadian Life and Disability Insurance programs
      Designed specifically for the RV industry to create unique selling opportunities.
  • Negotiated Member rates with AVIVA/Elite Insurance

National Benefits

  • Merchant Account Discount
  • International Convention
  • RV Industry Education and Training Manuals
  • Canadian National RVDA Directory
  • National Newsletter and Bi-Monthly E-Bulletins
  • National Member Directory
  • RVDA of Canada Window Decal
  • Mark's WorkWearhouse discount program
  • Choice Hotels discount program

A complete listing of benefits can be viewed at