Please note the following BC Hockey Policy with respect to the participation of non – BC Hockey Member Teams in BC Hockey Leagues:
PARTICIPATION OF NON-BC HOCKEY MEMBER TEAMS IN BC HOCKEY LEAGUES
All applications for teams from outside the BC Hockey membership to participate in a BC Hockey sanctioned league must contain the following to be considered:
Certified cheque in payment of the $50 non-refundable application fee.
Name of city, town, village or municipality where teams are located.
Written report from the Division Coordinator or Branch Minor Hockey Operations Coordinator with respect to the position of other Society members (where the applicant proposes to participate).
Written documentation as to acceptance into a League in good standing, which is affiliated with the Society.
Written documentation stating permission from the Team’s Branch / Federation.
Disclosure of other leagues the applicant may be participating in.
All applications must be forwarded to the BC Hockey Chief Executive Officer no later than April 15. Consideration of applications received after April 15 will be at the discretion of the BC Hockey Chair of the Board. Upon endorsement of the BC Hockey Board of Directors, a Memorandum of Understanding will be drafted between BC Hockey, Hockey Canada and the League in which the team wishes to participate. This agreement must be in place and signed by all parties prior to participation of the team in BC Hockey competition.
Questions regarding this information can be directed to your Minor Hockey Operations Task Group member.