We store unclaimed money for BC. Some of that money could belong to you.

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Is this legit? Learn more about BC Unclaimed, our mandate from the Province of British Columbia, and how our non-profit organization works.

BC Unclaimed keeps unclaimed money until we find the rightful owner. The money is left behind in places like credit union accounts, estates and courts.

  • $218 millionwaiting to be claimed
  • $3,895,695returned to rightful owners in 2023
  • $1.9 millionlargest dormant account held by BC Unclaimed
Who is BC Unclaimed?

Who is BC Unclaimed?

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  • Claims

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  • Submit property

    Do you hold unclaimed property? Learn how and why to submit funds to BC Unclaimed.
Learn how BC Unclaimed supports charities all over BC through their work with the Vancouver Foundation.
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What’s new at BC Unclaimed?

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Daily Hive article highlights the $218 million of unclaimed funds listed in BC Unclaimed's database

Learn the latest unclaimed property stats from this article published May 12, 2024.

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Why is there so much unclaimed money in BC? What we’re doing to ensure it's claimed by the rightful owner.

At the time of writing this there’s approximately $218 million listed in BC Unclaimed’s database. So why is there so much money sitting unclaimed in BC?

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How does money become unclaimed? It’s not just forgetfulness!

Have you ever wondered how someone could forget about their money? This blog post explains why it's not as simple as just forgetting.