The BC Family Maintenance Agency (BCFMA) was incorporated in June of 2019. The responsibility for the Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP) was transferred from a contracted service to the BCFMA on November 1, 2019.
The BCFMA will work directly with the Government of BC to support the goals of increasing access to justice, reducing child poverty and delivering services to citizens in a customer-focused way. The Agency will build a foundation for services that is predictable, sustainable and able to change and expand as required.
Healthy and thriving families achieve their full potential and secure the best possible future for their children.
British Columbians who experience separation or divorce are supported in achieving and maintaining the best financial outcomes for their family.
The BCFMA 2021 – 2024 Strategic Framework reflects the BCFMA’s new and bold direction considering:
- changes to the BCFMA operating environment,
- latest mandate commitments,
- internal and external implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, and
- direction received from the BCFMA Board.