• Active Directory Federation Services

    Office of the Chief Information Officer

    Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) provides external partners with single sign-on for B.C. government IM/IT systems.

  • Address Complete

    Canada Post / BC Mail Plus

    Capture the right address every time with real-time verification. With its simple drag-and-drop set-up, advanced search methods and enhanced address data, Address Complete is the next generation of International Address Finders.

  • API Program Services

    BC Data Service (formerly DataBC)

    Digital teams that develop applications based on B.C. government APIs can use the platform’s API Directory to easily find and securely request access to the APIs they need.

  • Azure Active Directory

    Office of the Chief Information Officer

    Use Microsoft Active Directory for a broad set of authentication and authorization requirements, including single sign-on with external partners and service providers.

  • BC Address Geocoder


    The BC Address Geocoder is a web service that can be used to resolve the physical locations (i.e., latitude and longitude) and correct, standardized form of civic and non-civic addresses in British Columbia.

  • BC Express Pay

    Banking and Cash Management

    BC Express Pay enables flexible, scalable and secure self-service options where the public can pay online for goods and services offered by public sector organizations.

  • BC Route Planner


    The BC Route Planner is a web service that offers vehicle route plans that are based on the BC Digital Road Atlas. The BC Route Planner computes the shortest or fastest route between start and end points and returns the route, distance, time and directions.

  • BC Services Card

    Provincial Identity Information Management (IDIM)

    The BC Services Card identity and authentication service supports transactions that require a high level of identity assurance, including serving as digital ID on mobile devices.

  • BCeID

    Provincial Identity Information Management (IDIM)

    BCeID is used for transactions where you need low or medium assurance of a person’s identity, like when someone signs up for a newsletter or fishing licence. BCeID accounts can be used by individuals and by representatives from businesses in B.C. and other provinces.

  • CMS Forms

    Government Digital Experience

    CMS Forms is your corporate solution to build and deploy enterprise web forms within the CMS Lite platform, allowing you to meet the highest level of web form standards. With CMS Forms you can rapidly transition from PDF or other paper-based forms to accessible mobile-friendly online forms without the need to acquire or develop custom applications.

  • Common Digital Platform

    Service BC, BC Registries and Online Services

    A common platform that can launch digital government products.

  • Common Document Generation Service

    Natural Resource Sector

    Leverage your structured datasets and your business templates to automatically populate printable documents, spreadsheets, presentations or PDFs using the Common Document Generation Service.

  • Common Hosted Email Service

    Natural Resource Sector

    Send timely single or bulk email notifications and merge those emails with customizable html templates. Schedule delivery for a specific date and time. Track the status of emails after you send them.

  • Common Hosted Form Service (CHEFS)

    Digital Office

    A user-friendly, hosted service for teams to create and publish their own web forms. Complex form designs, custom access control, secure and highly available.

  • Common Object Management Service

    Natural Resource Sector

    Take advantage of more cost-effective storage solutions for your new or existing business applications. The Common Object Management Service (COMS) provides a secure API that lets you connect your application to any Simple Storage Service (S3) bucket.

  • Design System

    Government Digital Experience

    The British Columbia Government Design System for Digital Services helps developers and designers build better digital products and services by providing a library of reusable UI/interface components and design patterns. The system makes it easier and faster to build custom BC government websites and applications.

  • Digital Mailroom and Document Scanning

    BC Mail Plus

    BC Mail Plus provides a suite of digital mailroom and document scanning services including receiving, tracking, processing, indexing, optical character recognition and digitization.

  • GC Notify

    Government of Canada

    Keep the public informed every step of the way. Try GC Notify, a better way to send service updates to your clients using email and text messages.

  • Pathfinder SSO

    Office of the Chief Information Officer

    The Pathfinder Single Sign-On (SSO) service, based on the open source Keycloak product, provides an industry-standard and policy-compliant way to authenticate users for your application.

  • PayBC

    Ministry of Finance

    PayBC provides a standard corporate integrated solution for payment receipt, processing and related reporting across ministries.

  • Secure File Transfer Service

    Office of the Chief Information Officer

    The Secure File Transfer Service is a secure web-based service that provides an easy-to-use, secure means to exchange files between ministries, with trusted external partners and organizations, and with the general public.

  • Simple Map Kit

    Data Systems and Services Branch

    Rapidly configure open source web mapping applications using a variety of data sources, including BC Geographic Warehouse and BC Data Catalogue data assets.

  • SiteMinder SSO

    Office of the Chief Information Officer

    SiteMinder is a product implemented as part of the government’s corporate identity information management system and is also part of the government’s enterprise security gateway.


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