Reports and Publications

On this page you will find links to many of the background documents that have been referred to at recent meetings, as well as any relevant reports and publications that are relevant to future FAC meetings.

More documents will be added as they become available.

Gabriola FAC Fact File (updated March 2023)

BC Ferries Submission to Ferry Commissioner for Performance Term 6 (October 2022)

Customer Satisfaction Tracking conducted by Mustel Group for BC Ferries (June 2015)

BC Ferries Year-end Financial Results for 2014/15 (June 2015)

BC Ferry Commission Performance Reviews  conducted by PriceWaterhouseCoopers (March 2015)

BC Ferry Commission decision on Preliminary Price Caps for Performance Term 4 (March 2015)

BC Ferries submission to the BC Ferry Commission for Performance Term 4

Gabriola FAC 2015 Fact File (January 2015)

BC Ferries Fare Flexibility and Digital Experience Initiative

 Review of Route 19 Ferry Schedules – November 2014

BC Ferries Net Savings Validation – A paper by John Hodgkins, Gabriola FAC seeking validation of the assumptions used in the preparation of proposals to reduce the number of round-trip sailings on Route 19.

BC Coastal Ferry Services – A discussion paper by John Hodgkins, Gabriola FAC, calling for a need-based analysis to identify minimum levels of ferry service to meet the needs of coastal communities

RFP – Coastal Ferries Public Engagement – BC Provincial Government Request for Proposals to manage the 2013 Coastal Ferries Community Engagement process.

BC Coastal Ferries Consultation Reports – March 2013

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BC Coastal Ferries Consultation and Engagement Summary Report

Appendices to the Summary Report:

BC Coastal Ferries Consultation and Engagement – December 2012

BC Ferries’ Annual Report to the Ferry Commissioner – 31 July 2012

Coastal Ferry Services Contract for Performance Term 3 – updated 30 June 2012

Coastal Ferry Act – amended by the Coastal Ferry Amendment Act, 2012 – 31 May 2012

Background papers from the inaugural FAC meeting, April 26, 2012

Previous reports