Community Information

Discover more about West Vancouver with these helpful resources.

See also: Local History and Social Services.

Library Databases

West Vancouver Art Museum

Check out the museum's latest exhibition or browse through the museum's digital collection of important contemporary and modern artists, architects and photographers from British Columbia and beyond.

On the Shelf

West Vancouver (B.C.)

History, planning documents, bylaws etc.for West Vancouver.

On the Web

BC Assessment

Search and compare BC property assessments online by address.

District of West Vancouver Website

West Vancouver's official website provides current community news as well as access to council meeting agendas, bylaws, bus schedules, garbage & recycling calendars, maps, the recreational Leisure Guide, and much more.

Musqeum Nation

West Vancouver is on the traditional and unceded territories of the Coast Salish People, in particular the Squamish, Tsleil-Watuuth and Musqueam First Nations.

The official site of the Musqueum (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm) Peoples of BC, with information about governance, lands, current events, and their social sector.

North Shore News

The North Shore's community newspaper.

Squamish Nation

West Vancouver is on the traditional and unceded territories of the Coast Salish People, in particular the Squamish, Tsleil-Watuuth and Musqueam First Nations.

The official site of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation, with access to current news and events as well as cultural and historical information.

Tsleil-Waututh Nation

West Vancouver is on the traditional and unceded territories of the Coast Salish People, in particular the Squamish, Tsleil-Watuuth and Musqueam First Nations.

The official site of the Tseil-Waututh Nation (formerly known as the Burrand Band), with information about their history, governance, businesses, lands, and community projects and events. 

West Vancouver Chamber of Commerce

News, events, and resources for businesses in the West Vancouver area.

West Vancouver Immigrant Demographic Profile

Facts and figures from the Statistics Canada Census 2016, Census 2011, National Household Survey (NHS) 2011 and Census Profiles 2006, compiled by NewToBC.  Link to PDF

West Vancouver School District

Locate a school within your catchment area, or see what schools offer French Immersion, IB, Advanced Placement and other special programs.