Public cloud

Build and deploy applications with pay-as-you-go public cloud hosting services. Explore current cloud service providers available for B.C government ministry teams.


Collaborate with the Public Cloud Accelerator team today to host your B.C. government data and applications on the public cloud, and unlock the benefits of scalable, on-demand cloud services.

Public cloud hosting 101

Use this guide to learn about public cloud hosting in the B.C. government and determine if it’s the right option for your product or service.

How to onboard your team

Start hosting your data and applications in the public cloud. Learn how to onboard your team and provision your first project.

Get public cloud support

Have a question or concern about hosting or working in the public cloud? Get in touch with our team or your service provider.

Current public cloud services and resources

Explore the public cloud options available in the B.C. government and find the right services for your needs.

Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides scalable, on-demand public cloud services on a pay-as-you-go basis.

AWS security and privacy compliance

Ensure that your applications and data meet B.C. government security and privacy standards.

AWS service catalogue

Browse AWS services that have already been assessed and pre-approved.

Technical documentation and resources

Find documentation and resources for working with public cloud service providers in the B.C. government.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

We’re working towards making Google Cloud Platform (GCP) available to product teams in the 2023/2024 fiscal year. Subscribe to our email updates or attend our recurring Public Cloud Accelerator community update meeting to be notified of our progress.

Get to know the team

The Public Cloud Accelerator team provides access to scalable, on-demand hosting and services in the public cloud.

Connect with us

Get in touch with the Public Cloud Accelerator team.