Ministry of Labour and Citzens' Services.

BC Geographical Names

BCGNIS - Search By Name

Search by name, or part of a name · Use wildcards to replace one or more characters · Search for names that "sound alike"· Display search results on a map of BC · Query specific types of names · Sort results · Access details about each name from Results screen · Link former official names to current name.

Enter a geographical name:
Search for "sound alike" names using soundex: Yes No
Display results on map of BC (up to 30 matches): Yes No
Feature Type:
Sort results by:   Feature Name
Feature Type NTS Map
Rows returned: 200 Maximum Unlimited

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Your query accesses the BC Geographical Names Information System (BCGNIS), the master database for British Columbia's place names.