How to Become a BILD Alberta Member
BILD Alberta is affiliated with the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) and the Urban Development Institute (UDI) and represents the combined 12 constituent associations in Alberta with a three-tier system.
Constituent Associations & How to Become a Member
To be a member of BILD Alberta, a company must become a member at one of the 12 constituent associations. All members of the constituent associations are in turn members of the BILD Alberta and CHBA. See below for the complete list of constituent associations.
BILD Alberta - Three Levels Working for You
BILD Alberta is organized at three levels - locally, provincially and nationally. All three levels work together to serve our members by keeping you informed, involved and prepared for today's business challenges.
Constituent associations offer a variety of services that can include monthly meetings, newsletters, workshops, access to expert advice, awards programs, networking opportunities, services and activities that provides you the opportunity to make business contacts, gain knowledge and build your visibility with consumers.
BILD Alberta works with the provincial government and agencies on a wide range of land development and housing matters including: improving building codes and standards, government relations, encouraging workplace health and safety, promoting education, supporting energy efficient housing, providing networking opportunities and more. BILD Alberta also presents annual Fall and Spring Conferences and the Awards of Excellence in Housing and Safety Leadership Awards.
CHBA works with the federal government on issues that affect members-finance policy, taxation and the underground economy are some examples. CHBA collaborates with public and private agencies to promote housing research and demonstration projects, consumer education programs and national marketing initiatives. The national office also provides members with a wide range newsletters, technical and marketing publications, and presents the annual CHBA National Conference and National Awards for Housing Excellence.