About Us

Vision and Mandate

Our Mission: Connecting with the World

We are a gateway that welcomes business, family and leisure travel, enables community and economic development and brings Vancouver Island closer to the world. The possibilities are endless.

Our Vision: Gateway of Choice

We will be the preferred Island gateway by providing affordable, friendly, access to desirable destinations with convenient connections.

Values: We commit to these values because WE CARE:

Safe & Secure: Ensuring that the health, safety and security of our passengers, staff, tenants, volunteers, and operations remain our most important priority.

Adaptive & Responsive: Remaining adaptable and responsive to the changing needs of our passengers, our community, and our industry.

Innovative & Proactive: Providing optimum customer experience by adopting proactive and innovative approaches to our work.

Honest & Respectful: Ensuring that all relationships are founded on integrity, honesty, and mutual respect.

Ethical & Sustainable: Remaining environmentally responsible, socially conscious, financially sustainable, and ethically governed.

Our Strategic Objectives:

Our strategic goals are intended to guide the work of the Commission over the next 3-5 years. They will be enabled by underlying operational plans and will be updated as conditions warrant.

  1. Optimal airport facilities and customer experiences.
  2. Meeting demands of measured and responsible growth.
  3. Reinforcing relationships with governments, First Nations, and stakeholders.
  4. Attract and retain a talented and motivated team.