We are an association of central Vancouver Island developers, builders, contractors, and consultants who are directly involved in the development and construction industries.

What We Do

Formed in 1998 the ODCA Provides Support for:


Economic Development

Promote Strong & Stable economic development on Central Vancouver Island.

The development & Construction Industry is a significant contributor to the Canadian & local economy and is the 4th largest employer in the Oceanside area.


The ODCA strives to update and inform its members on all current and relevant issues dealing with the construction industry by inviting knowledgeable and current speakers to our General meetings. The ODCA also holds seminars and various workshops on a variety of topics which are pertinent as well as relevant to our industry.

Policy Reviews

Maintain an active dialogue with government agencies, the Chamber of Commerce, local businesses and the community at large.

The ODCA has a close working relationship with the Regional District of Nanaimo, the City of Parksville, the Town of Qualicum Beach and it provides input and review on policy and bylaws that impact the development and construction industry.

Public Forums

Participate in public forums relating to the industry.

Fairness & Equity

Promote principles of fairness & equity in the development & construction industry.

Community Initiatives

Promote Strong & Stable economic environment within the community and has assisted local initiatives with our membership’s extensive experience and expertise.

Professional design/construction assistance with: Parksville Community & Conference Centre. Parksville Train Station, Parksville Economic Development Office, Oceanside Community Arts Council, the Career Centre and the Lion’s Housing Society.

Support provided to Brant Festival, Habitat for Humanity, Affordable Housing Society, Beachfest, Parksville Downtown Business Association, Heart & Stroke Foundation, Alphabet Walk Project, Scholarship Program and Base.

Get Involved Today

We welcome everyone in the community of Oceanside to get involved in the decisions for growth in the area. If you are involved in business, real estate development and/or construction please feel free to contact us for more information or to attend a meeting.

Current Board Members

Shawn Bennett

Surfside RV Resort

Guy Fletcher

J.E. Anderson & Associates

Michelle Jones

Timberlake-Jones Engineering

Jamie Larson

HOMELAB Real Estate Group

Stephanie Lindberg

Stephanie Lindberg Drafting and Design

Dave Scott

D. Scott & Associates

Charmaine Smith

Coastal Community Credit Union


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