Over 50 communities have joined the BCDMOA to help drive a sustainable tourism industry in the province. From Kimberley to Vancouver, we work together as one.
The tourism industry in British Columbia has continued to demonstrate strong growth. BC tax tourism revenues have increased 40% since 2007.
Growth of room revenue for MRDT communities has been accelerating since 2010, with an average growth of +6.5% per year
MRDT is the 2-3% hotel tax collected by commercial accommodation properties in participating communities across BC. DMOs are funded by this tax to execute tourism marketing, projects and initiatives.