media releases

Northern BC Tourism Announces Tourism Resiliency Program

Northern BC Tourism AnnouncesTourism Resiliency Program  Prince Rupert, April 24th, 2020 -In order to support businesses in Northern BC's tourism sector affected by COVID-19, Northern BC Tourism is launching the Tourism Resiliency Program, providing Northern BC...

Tourism Prince Rupert Launches New Industry Website

Tourism Prince Rupert has launched a new industry-facing website. The launch of this new website supports TPR’s mandate & ongoing efforts to grow our local tourism sector by working directly with tourism businesses, other community and regional tourism organizations, and our provincial tourism office.

Statement on COVID-19 and the Tourism Sector in Prince Rupert

Tourism Prince Rupert has been closely monitoring the evolving effects of COVID-19 on the tourism sector in Prince Rupert and Northern BC. With the prevailing recommendation to cancel or postpone all non-essential travel and the Federal Government’s recent decision to severely limit international entry into Canada, it’s clear that our 2020 tourism season will be impacted.