Apiculturist & Inspectors

Please contact your local Apiary Inspector to make arrangements for an apiary inspection.  To discuss any other concerns or to locate an inspector in a region not listed below, please contact Provincial Apiculturist, Paul van Westendorp.

Provincial Apiculturist

Paul van Westendorp  
E-mail: Paul.vanwestendorp@gov.bc.ca
Phone: 604-556-3129

Apiary Inspectors

Fraser Valley (including Metro Vancouver) 

Scott Gordon
Email: beeexcellent@hotmail.com
Phone: 604-220-0336

Kootenay Region

Axel Krause
Email: a.krause@telus.net
Phone: 250-608-7397 

Shuswap-North Okanagan

Doug Gordon
Email: douggyg@gmail.com
Phone: 250-309-5939

South Okanagan-Similkameen/Kootenay-Boundary

Ray Levesque
Phone: 250-498-4025
Fax: 250-498-4952

Vancouver Island/Gulf Islands

Wendi Gilson
Email: wendigilson@yahoo.ca
Phone: 250-882-2852

David MacDonald
Email: islandapiaryinspector@telus.net
Phone: 250-538-8481

Thompson-Cariboo-Central North

Diane Dunaway
Email: beecheck@dunawayranch.com
Phone: 250-297-6399