Federation of Independent School Associations
British Columbia

The Voice

For Independent Schools In BC

FISA BC is a non-profit society registered with the Corporate and Personal Property Registries office, Ministry of Finance of BC, Victoria, British Columbia. There are currently 292 independent schools that are voluntary members of FISA BC, representing 91% of the total independent school enrolment (2012/2013).


Should independent school property necessary to provide an educational program be property tax exempt like public schools?:

Quick Facts

Independent schools choose to affiliate with FISA BC on a voluntary basis. Current FISA BC member schools number 295 and represent 93% of the total independent school enrolment in BC.
Independent schools in BC receive no public funding for capital or maintenance costs on land, buildings, and equipment.