Banks and Credit Unions:North Shore Credit Union
RBC Royal Bank
TD Canada Trust
Currency Exchange locations:Custom House Currency Exchange
Thomas Cook Travel & Foreign Exchange
EducationMyrtle Philip Elementary
Spring Creek Community School (Elementary)
GovernmentThe Resort Municipality of Whistler, Whistler's local government, provides local services and community infrastructure including water, sewer, roads, fire protection, bylaw enforcement, law enforcement through the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, parks, conservation and protected areas, recreation and cultural programs, and resident housing. We also legislate and enforce land use and development and maintain all municipal property, including Whistler Village.
4325 Blackcomb Way
Whistler, BC, VON 1B4
Toll free North America: 1-866-932-5535
HealthThe Whistler Health Care Centre is operated by the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, and accredited by the Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation. It is located at:
4380 Lorimer Road
Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
Please note: No appointments are necessary.
The Town Plaza Medical Clinic can be found at:
#40-4314 Main Street
Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
HydroBC Hydro provides high-value, reliable power to fuel economic growth in British Columbia. 1-800-224-9376. http://www.bchydro.com
Information about Whistler
Tourism Whistler Association - The Ultimate Resource for Everything Whistler - 1-800-944-7853
Whistler Chamber of Commerce - 604-932-5528. http://www.whistlerchamber.com/
Millennium PlaceThe Maurice Young Millennium Place (MY Place) is a multifaceted gathering place designed to offer a dynamic focal point for community activities. Millennium Place is also ideal for concerts, festivals, plays, religious retreats, meetings, small conventions, weddings and more. Centrally located in Whistler Village (on Blackcomb Way; between the Brew House and the Municipal Hall) the 22,500 square foot facility is designed to represent the evolution of a truly unique community.
4335 Blackcomb Way
604-935-8410 or www.whistlermillenniumpl.com/whistler/
Public LibraryThe Whistler Public Library opened in January of 2008, and now carries books, talking books, magazines, newspapers, videocassettes, DVDs, compact discs, and much more. www.whistlerlibrary.ca
RCMPPolice services in Whistler are operated by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Whistler detachment.
Sports CentreThe Meadow Park Sports Centre is Whistler's recreation and leisure facility. Offering a pool, skating rink, squash courts, gym facilities, and more, Meadow Park is great for the whole family!
Call (604)-935-PLAY for more information or for program registration. www.whistler.ca/recreation
Tax RefundVisitors to Canada are able to be reimbursed for the GST (Goods & Services Tax) that they pay while they are in Canada. Several businesses and government departments will assist you with your tax refund:
Government of Canada Visitor Rebate Program Information
* Global Refund Canada
* National Tax Refund Service
* Welcome Travellers GST Refund Services
TelephoneTelus Communications - Telephone Business - Providing Telephone/Internet Services to BC. 1-888-811-2828 Business lines. www.telus.net
Telus Communications- Telephone Residential â€“Providing Telephone/Internet Services to BC - 1-888-811-2323 Residential service - www.telus.net
Telus Mobility - Cellular Customer Services - 1-866-558-2273 - www.telus.net
Transportation Services:BC Highways Road Report - To find the latest reported conditions for highways in Southern British Columbia - www.th.gov.bc.ca/bchighways/roadreports/northsouth.htm
Local Bus info - Whistler Transit - Everything you need to know about using the Whistler and Valley Express (WAVE) Transit System. 604-932-4020. www.busonline.ca/regions/whi/
Taxis - Whistler Taxi - 604-932-3333. www.whistlertaxi.com