Your Industry’s Voice

WRLA is a member-based organization that advocates, connects and educates the building supply industry in Western Canada to facilitate the growth of member businesses.

At WRLA, we strive to build a community that connects you, our members, to build relationships through quality programs, services and products.

We are the largest building supply association in Canada, representing more than 1,300 retail stores employing 27,000 staff and generating $7.2 billion in sales in 2019. 


Let's Go Build


Introducing our new campaign to drive public awareness of the Lumber and Building Materials Industry, and the many exciting career opportunities available. Click here to learn more about this program now!






Industry news, events special offers, and support for members

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WRLA's Yardstick Magazine

Yardstick is WRLA's official full-colour magazine and is published four times a year. It contains important industry-related news, information, and current events. Yardstick is mailed to members and is also available online.

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2022-23 Industry Partners

WRLA wishes to thank all sponsors, supporters and partners supporting us in the 2022-23 year.