We have a Community Liaison Committee to work on continuous improvement and triple-bottom line sustainability throughout our operations. We’re working with a group of local business leaders, community leaders, and members of the community.
The full terms of reference are available here.
|Area of Focus||Objective||Measure of Success|
|Community Engagement||To engage with the community and work toward solutions to the issues that are surfaced. To respect that, if a solution isn’t possible, differences in opinion are understood.||Feedback and comments discussed at committee and answers disseminated.|
|Cruise||To ensure there is a focus is on triple-bottom line sustainability, environmental stewardship, and quality of life with the cruise industry in Victoria.||Committee is apprised of research reports, economic benefits, and environmental and social programs/actions undertaken by GVHA and cruise partners in Victoria|
|Sustainability||To support the long-term goal of GVHA and partners for Victoria to become the greenest harbour and port in North America.||Committee is apprised of sustainability programs and certifications of GVHA, including shore power project for the Victoria Cruise Terminal|
|Transportation||To engage with the community and transportation partners to ensure that impacts on the neighbourhood and the region and mitigated and communicated.||Committee is involved in discussions on routing including benefits, drawbacks, and solutions|
|Visitor Economy||To work with destination and community partners to understand, plan, and communicate the benefit and impact of the visitor economy at the local and regional level.||Committee disseminates info on visitor economy impact to their constituents|
March 2, 2022 – Read here.
February 2, 2022 – Read here.
December 1, 2021 – Read here.
October 6, 2021 – Read here.