Become a Member

Thank you for indicating interest in the Vancouver Bar Association!

In addition to hosting social and networking events for members and managing the Vancouver Courthouse Barristers’ Lounge, the VBA supports numerous law-related charities and other projects including Access Pro Bono and the Inns of Court. The VBA also continues to coordinate continuing legal education events for members, including our annual Breakfast with the Bench series. The continued support of members like you is integral to the VBA’s ability to continue operations and activities, and support local organizations.

To become a member, simply apply online below, or download a copy of the attached PDF and mail it along with a cheque to the VBA office.

To register multiple memberships please email memberservices@vancouverbar.ca with a list of the names to be registered. We ask that you kindly advise in your email if you would like to pay by cheque or credit card. Somebody from the VBA will be in touch with you to process payment.

All Law Society members (lawyers and articled students) are eligible to join as Members and vote at the AGM. A membership fee is $40. All students registered at a Canadian faculty of law are eligible to join as Student Members but are not permitted to vote at the AGM. There is no charge for these law student memberships.  To register as a law student member please contact the VBA office by email at memberservices@vancouverbar.ca

Please use the following link to complete the online Membership Application Form: Online Membership Application