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BCeID - What is it?

BCeID is an online service that makes it possible for you to use one user ID and password to sign in securely to many Government services in British Columbia.

There are different types of BCeID. To apply for a natural resource application ANY BCeID type will work; the minimum requirement is a Basic BCeID which can be obtained in just a few minutes.

BCeID - Why use it?

There are many benefits to having a BCeID Account:

  • Stop and start - you can save and return later to complete your application without losing any information previously entered.
  • Real time status information - check the status of your application in real time.
  • Access to your applications for multiple people (Business BCeID only) - more than one person can edit/submit your application or check the status.

BCeID - How to get it?

Please answer a few simple questions listed below to determine which BCeID Account best suits your needs:

Are you an individual or a business/organization?
Individual
Business / Organization

Sign Up for a free Basic BCeID

You can sign up for a free Basic BCeID in a few minutes:

  • Visit the Basic BCeID Registration Page and fill out the short form.

    The sign up process is quick and you can use the BCeID immediately after you have received the confirmation that the account was created.
A Basic or Personal BCeID does NOT allow more than one person access to the same application. If you need more than one person to be able to edit and/or submit an application or check the status you will have to register for a Business BCeID. Please select 'Business / Organization' at the first question above for more instructions.

Reset of BCeID (username) and/or password

You can reset the username and/or password for your BCeID using any of the following ways:

  • Forgot your BCeID (username)? - Online recovery of your BCeID (username)
    Please follow the instructions on how to recover your username on the BCeID website. You will require the email address attached to your BCeID.

  • Forget your password? - Online reset of your password
    Please follow the instructions on how to recover your password on the BCeID website. You will require your username and the answers to the password reset questions attached to your BCeID.

  • Forgot your BCeID and/or password? - Contact BCeID by phone
    Call 1 888 356-2741 or +1 604 660-2355 (from outside of North America) during regular business hours and someone from the BCeID helpdesk will assist you.

You can use your existing BCeID

Your existing BCeID works with the electronic application process for All electronic natural resource applications.

Check the BCeID Online Business Directory

You can check the BCeID Online Business Directory if your business/organization already has a BCeID.

If a BCeID already exists please contact the person listed as 'Profile Manager' under 'Business Managers' if you need to get an account setup.

You can use your existing BCeID

Your existing BCeID works with the electronic application process for All electronic natural resource applications.

You can check the BCeID Online Business Directory to find out who can create an account for you if you do not have one. Please contact the person listed as 'Profile Manager' under 'Business Managers'.

Setting up a new BCeID

A person authorized to act on behalf of the business/organization will need to sign up for the BCeID. They can begin the sign up process at the Business BCeID Registration Page at any time.

Sign Up for a free Business BCeID

You can sign up for a free Business BCeID: