Cowichan transit services recommence fee collection, front door boarding

Fare products can be purchased at Salish Sea and Galletto Markets

Fare collection and front door boarding has resumed in all BC Transit communities, including the Cowichan Valley Commuter, local transit and handyDART services.

Monthly passes from March 2020 and January-April 2020 semester passes will continue to be accepted as methods of payment during the week ending June 7.

In Chemainus and Crofton, transit fare products can be purchased at the Salish Sea Market, 2835 Oak St. in Chemainus, and Galletto Market & Deli, 1602 Joan Ave. in Crofton.

Partial refunds will be offered for March 2020 Cowichan Transit service monthly passes and January-April 2020 semester passes. Refund requests can be made to the Cowichan Valley Regional District Transit Division in person, at the CVRD head office located at 175 Ingram St. in Duncan between June 15-July 31 or by mail.

If applying for a refund, people are asked to submit the refund request form and the corresponding monthly pass or semester pass. Refunds will be issued by cheque and be mailed.

To download the transit refund application form and find out more information about Cowichan transit services, visit

BC TransitCoronavirus

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Comments are closed

Just Posted

North Cowichan partners with province to improve home energy efficiency through rebate program

B.C. government will administer both the new top-up rebate program and provincial rebate program

Extension given for Cowichan region homeless tenting sites

Meeting with BC Housing to determine the next step

Coronavirus limits the right medicine

Opening up the economy a risk with cases overall still not under control

La Petite Auction House makes the switch to retail consignment store

Pricing items becomes the norm over taking in-person bids

Man dies at temporary Duncan tent site for homeless

First Nations man died at The Mound site

13 new B.C. COVID-19 cases, Langley Lodge outbreak ends

Health care outbreaks down to four, 162 cases active

Two injured hikers airlifted from North Vancouver Island Park

Campbell River and Comox Search and Rescue hoist team rescued the injured from Cape Scott Provincial Park

Alberta health minister orders review into response after noose found in hospital in 2016

A piece of rope tied into a noose was found taped to the door of an operating room at the Grande Prairie Hospital in 2016

B.C.’s major rivers surge, sparking flood warnings

A persistent low pressure system over Alberta has led to several days of heavy rain

B.C.’s Indigenous rights law faces 2020 implementation deadline

Pipeline projects carry on as B.C. works on UN goals

‘Mind boggling’: B.C. man $1 million richer after winning Lotto 6/49 a second time

David O’Brien hopes to use his winnings to travel and of course keep playing the lottery

B.C. teacher loses licence after sexual relationships with two recently-graduated students

The teacher won’t be allowed to apply for a teaching certificate until 2035

Lower Mainland teacher facing child pornography charges

Elazar Reshef, 52, has worked in the Delta School District

Most Read