About Us

Governance

The Pacific Opera Victoria Association is a registered Canadian charity (charitable registration #: 11907 5547 RR0001) and a non-profit society registered under the BC Societies Act.

Each year at Pacific Opera’s Annual General Meeting, the society members approve the annual report and audited financial statements and elect directors to serve on the Board, which is responsible for governing the affairs of the society, setting policy, and approving budgets.

Under Pacific Opera’s bylaws, the members of the society are those natural and corporate persons who

  • have made a donation to the society during the past 15 months;
  • or were subscribers to the society’s opera season during the past 15 months;
  • or have supported the society as volunteers and participated as such in at least three events or projects in the previous 15 months

Notice of each annual general meeting is published on Pacific Opera’s website and emailed to those members who have provided an email address.