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Media inquiries related to COVID-19 (not for public queries): 250-952-1887

24 hours Media Relations Contact Line

Please contact the appropriate ministry below. If you are unable to reach a ministry contact, call media relations at 250-208-8036.

Contact List for Media

Agriculture and Food
Honourable Pam Alexis
Dave Townsend
Direct: 250-356-7098
Cell: 250-889-5945
Robert Boelens
Direct: 250-356-1674
Cell: 250-882-2485
Attorney General
Honourable Niki Sharma
John O'Dowd
Direct: 250-896-5104
Cell: 250-896-5104
Catherine Pate
Direct: 250-883-1003
Cell: 250-883-1003
After hours: 250-883-1003
Children and Family Development
Honourable Mitzi Dean
Alison Giles
Direct: 250-387-3967
Cell: 250-507-3418
Tanner Senko
Direct: 236-478-1187
Cell: 778-676-2064
Citizens' Services
Honourable Lisa Beare
Harriet D'Costa
Direct: 250-213-7655
Cell: 250-213-7655
Jennifer Fernandes
Direct: 250-952-6400
Cell: 250-889-8370
Education and Child Care
Honourable Rachna Singh
Meghan McRae
Direct: 250-952-0622
Laura Casselman
Direct: 250-940-8604
After hours: 250-886-8759
Esme Mills
Direct: 250-896-4891
Jeremy Uppenborn
Direct: 778-974-5825
Aimee Harper
Direct: 778-698-1608
Cell: 250-883-4731
Aaron Hinks
Direct: 604-209-2058
Cell: 604-209-2058
After hours: 250-880-6430
Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation
Honourable Josie Osborne
Tania Venn
Direct: 778-698-9499
Cell: 250-208-6183
Akshara Poulose
Direct: 236-478-3045
Cell: 250-880-2493
Environment and Climate Change Strategy
Honourable George Heyman
Media Line
Direct: 250-213-3760
Honourable Katrine Conroy
Nova Pierson
Direct: 778-974-2223
Cell: 250-208-2743
Honourable Bruce Ralston
Leah Koehle
Direct: 250-812-9170
Cell: 250-812-9170
Honourable Adrian Dix
Amy Crofts
Direct: 778-405-3538
Calvin Cen
Direct: 778-886-9397
Cell: 778-886-9397
After hours: 250-952-1887
Honourable Ravi Kahlon
Tasha Schollen
Direct: 250-889-1121
Cell: 250-889-1121
Katie McGroarty
After hours: 236-478-0251
Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation
Honourable Murray Rankin
Art Aronson
Direct: 250-940-8661
Cell: 250-893-2028
Leanne Ritchie
Direct: 250-896-4348
Cell: 250-896-4348
After hours: 250-896-4348
Karen van Marum
Direct: 778-698-8025
Cell: 250-889-3664
Blaine Willick
Cell: 250-883-2068
Caroline McAndrews
Direct: 250-208-3254
Cell: 250-208-3254
Honourable Harry Bains
Brad Spencer
Direct: 250-213-8637
Cell: 250-213-8637
Carol Morrison
Direct: 250-883-2951
Cell: 250-883-2951
Mental Health and Addictions
Honourable Jennifer Whiteside
Arianna Sihota
Direct: 250-880-7117
Cell: 250-880-7117
Marielle Tounsi
Direct: 778 584-1255
Cell: 778-584-1255
After hours: 250-208-0305
Municipal Affairs
Honourable Anne Kang
Alanah Connie
Direct: 236-478-3459
Mike Allison
Direct: 250-882-3252
Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills
Honourable Selina Robinson
Katya Slepian
Direct: 604-209-7629
Allie Moore
Direct: 250-419-8936
Cell: 250-208-3479
After hours: 250-889-1217
Public Safety and Solicitor General
Honourable Mike Farnworth
Chris Donnelly
Direct: 778-405-3306
Cell: 250-880-4716
David Haslam
Direct: 250-952-0509
Cell: 250-361-7989
After hours: 250-213-3602
Social Development and Poverty Reduction
Honourable Sheila Malcolmson
Katherine van der Gracht
Direct: 250-886-1221
Alessandra Vinhas
Direct: 250-812-9118
Cell: 250-812-9118
After hours: 250-886-1221
Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport
Honourable Lana Popham
Corinna Filion
Direct: 250-882-0918
Cell: 250-882-0918
Jill Nessel
Direct: 250-940-7578
Cell: 250-940-7578
Transportation and Infrastructure
Honourable Rob Fleming
Craig Chambers
Direct: 250-387-5798
Cell: 250-213-3953
Robert Duffus
Direct: 778-974-3334
Cell: 778-974-3334
After hours: 250-413-7941
Water, Land and Resource Stewardship
Honourable Nathan Cullen
Katie Norris
Direct: 250-896-7365
Cell: 250-896-7365
Sean Leslie
Direct: 250-356-8485
Cell: 250-893-4403


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