Cowichan Valley Division of Family Practice

Locuming in Cowichan

Are you interested in experiencing the unique character and laidback lifestyle of Southern Vancouver Island? Our region offers charming communities, extensive hiking and biking trails, watersports, arts & culture, award-winning restaurants, numerous vineyards, farm markets, and plenty more; and all within a short drive of larger city centres. Come see for yourself what the Cowichan Valley has to offer!

With over 80 full-service family physicians in the region, Cowichan has plenty of opportunities for locum placements.  The Cowichan Division of Family Practice maintains an up-to-date list of locum physicians who provide coverage in the Cowichan region.  This locum list, which is kept for internal CVDFP use only, is held by division staff and shared with CVDFP members, upon request.  GPs then connect with locums directly to make individual arrangements.

Interested in locuming in Cowichan?  To learn more about our region, or to be placed on our locum list, please email:

Read more about Cowichan Opportunities

View a short video about the Cowichan community: "Once Upon a Day"