PEAVI has been a resource for Victoria-area editors and their clients since 1995. If you are a professional editor in the Victoria area, you may want to come to a meeting and join us. PEAVI members include freelance and in-house editors, writers, proofreaders, project managers, and communications specialists. Some are award winners; all are editorial professionals.

For information about joining, visit the Join PEAVI page.


The Professional Editors Association of Vancouver Island provides a network of support services for its members and serves as a professional resource to the wider community. To fulfill its mission, the association:

  • provides professional development opportunities for its members
  • maintains links with related professional groups
  • promotes the services of its members to potential clients

Services for members

  • monthly meetings
  • regular notices and meeting summaries
  • online member directory
  • professional development and support
  • a listserv for consultation, exchange of ideas, referrals and job requests
  • connections to related professional groups
  • networking and socializing opportunities
  • resources for editors

Services for clients

  • individual member listings with specialties
  • job request submission form
  • resources for authors
  • site search

Please note:

PEAVI is a voluntary association of independent professionals, and has no regulatory power. All contracts between PEAVI members and their clients are the responsibility of the signatories. PEAVI provides this site as a service to members and those wishing to use their services. PEAVI is not liable for its members or their actions.