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MLA: Claire Trevena

North Island
Elected 2005, 2009, 2013
New Democratic Party of British Columbia


Room 201, Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC  V8V 1X4
Phone: (250) 387-3655
Fax: (250) 387-4680


908 Island Hwy.
Campbell River, BC   V9W 2C3

Phone: (250) 287-5100
Fax: (250) 287-5105
Toll Free Phone: 1-866-387-5100


PO Box 2479
Rm 7 Robert Scott School, 6855 Market St.
Port Hardy, BC   V0N 2P0
Phone: (250) 949-9473
Fax: (250) 949-9403

Claire was first elected as MLA for North Island in May 2005 and was re-elected for a third term in May 2013.

Claire serves as Opposition Spokesperson for Transportation and Infrastructure, B.C. Ferries, and B.C. Transit.

Claire is a former journalist, activist and international development worker.

In the early 1990s, Claire came to Canada as the BBC’s Canada correspondent. Awarded the Canadian Civilian Peacekeeping Medal, she’s worked on democratic development projects overseas and in Canada.

Claire was an active trade unionist in her professional life. Since moving to B.C. she has been involved in a number of community and environmental initiatives. She was elected to the board of the Quadra Community Association and held a seat on the Regional District of Comox Strathcona Regional Area J Advisory Planning Committee.

Prior to the 2005 election, Claire ran a small communications business on Quadra Island with her husband, Mike McIvor.

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