Legislation


Through the Manual of School Law, the Ministry of Education communicates new legislation to the K-12 school system and principal education partners.

Through the Student Appeals Process, students can appeal decisions made by employees of the board of education to a superintendent of achievement at the Ministry of Education.

The Ministry of Education is also responsible for the Library Act and associated regulations as the Public Library Services of the ministry provides leadership and support to public libraries.

The School Trustee Election Procedures in BC is a guide which brings together all relevant sections of the legislation governing general school elections. Organized as a sequential overview of the principle stages of an election, the guide is intended to serve as a quick reference for the lay-person or school board official.