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Government telephone information lines

Last updated: January 16, 2024

Service BC

Service BC can guide you through Government of British Columbia programs and services. Available in over 140 languages. You may contact Service BC Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (except B.C. statutory holidays).

Toll free: 1-800-663-7867
Victoria: 250-387-6121
Vancouver: 604-660-2421
Outside of Canada/USA: 1-604-660-2421
Video Relay Service (VRS): 1-800-663-7867
Video Relay Service (VRS) outside of Canada/USA: 1-604-660-2421
Telephone Device for the Deaf (TDD): 711


O Canada

O Canada provides information about Federal Government programs and services. Available in English and French. You may contact O Canada Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. your local time (except statutory holidays).

Telephone: 1 800 O-Canada (1-800-622-6232)
TTY: 1-800-926-9105
From outside Canada: see call 1 800 O-Canada from abroad