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April 26, 2022

Major Canadian Acquisition by Keyloop – SERTI To Benefit from Scale and Reach Serving Dealerships

Auto Industry News

ICBC To Move Insurance Renewals Online

ICBC is moving insurance renewals online
Auto Industry News

New Podcast on Future of Automotive Launches

New podcast launches focused on the future of the automotive industry in Canada
Auto Industry News

Tax Changes on Zero Emission Vehicles – Effective Feb. 23, 2022

As part of the B.C. Government's 2022 budget, tax changes to the purchase and transfer of zero emission vehicles (ZEV) were announced.

Auto Blog

The Association speaks on behalf of the retail new automotive industry to the public, media, and government. As part of its work with media, the NCDA writes and contributes to regular columns published through partnerships with Postmedia, Black Press, Glacier Press Groups, including Canadian Auto Dealer.

Columns cover a wide variety of topics, relevant to the motoring public of British Columbia such as: latest technology, vehicle purchasing and maintenance tips, EV ownership and range anxiety, warranties and replacement insurance, ICBC safety campaigns, Auto Show Previews, keeping your vehicle safe, preparing for road trips, and much more.

May 12, 2022

Cooperative Strategy Required to Create EV Charging Sites

Auto Blog

Taking Steps to Prevent Auto Crime

Older vehicles in British Columbia are being targeted by auto thieves, more so than in other provinces
Auto Blog

Keep Your Pets Safe for Road Trip Season

Tips to keep pets safe on road trips
Auto Blog

Federal Budget supports continued adoption of zero emission vehicles but there’s more work to do

federal budget adds funding for purchase rebates and charging stations

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April 7, 2022

2022 Budget Supports Continued Adoption of Zero Emission Vehicles

News Releases

Three Pillar Approach Puts BC Atop North America in EV Adoption

For immediate release April 1, 2022 Vancouver, BC – Blair Qualey, the President and CEO of the New Car Dealers Association of BC, issued the following statement today in response to a 2021 Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Update that shows ZEVs represent 13% of all new light vehicle sales in…
News Releases

BC’s Electric Vehicle Success Story Shared with North American Audience

BC’s Electric Vehicle Success Story
News Releases

BC Budget 2022 – Important Investments to Maintaining BC’s EV Leadership Position

Today’s provincial budget includes funding commitments that will help ensure BC’s continued success in electric vehicle (EV) adoption.

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March 9, 2022

BC Drivers Consider EVs with Record BC Gas Prices

NCDA in the Media

New Incentives in 2022 BC Budget Encourage Adoption of Electric Vehicles

2022 BC Budget adds more incentives for electric vehicles
NCDA in the Media

Automotive Community Raises Over $1.2M For BC Flood Relief

The NCDA helped lead a fundraising effort to ensure people and communities received necessary resources and support.
NCDA in the Media

New BC Hydrogen Strategy Released

The Government of BC is releasing its hydrogen strategy for how hydrogen will support its climate goals and create new jobs.