British Columbia

From Dominion of British Columbia
Dominion of British Columbia
Ayas Tayi ya Kinchoch Kolompi Ilihi (Chinook Wawa)
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Motto Splendor sine Occasu (Latin)
"Splendour without Diminishment"
Anthem "British Columbia Marching Song"
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Royal Anthem "God Save the King"
Capital
(Legislative)
Victoria
Capital
(Judicial)
New Westminster
Largest City Vancouver
Official Languages English
Chinook Wawa
Government Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
Monarch Charles III
Governor General Tyee Sir Gidansda Guujaaw KBC OD PC
Prime Minister Annie May Bennett PC
Legislature Parliament
Upper House Council of Chiefs
Lower House House of Commons
Independence from the United Kingdom
Constitution Act 18 August 1875
Statute of Westminster 11 December 1931
British Columbia Act 27 March 1989
Currency British Columbian Pound (£) (BCP)
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Aircraft reg. prefix VB-

Ukuk peij kopa Chinuk Wawa: Kinchoch Kolompi Ilihi

British Columbia, officially the Dominion of British Columbia (Kinchoch Kolompi Illahee in Chinook Wawa), is a country on the northern west coast of North America. It is one of the seventeen British Commonwealth Realms.

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