Welcome to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada (HPBAC) is the national industry association for the hearth and barbecue industries in Canada. Our membership includes manufacturers, retailers, distributors, sales agents, and service companies.
HPBAC represents the industry in matters of public affairs and government relations and our role is to promote and protect the industry and to provide education for our members and for the public.


For Members

Log in to access important member resources such as the Canadian Policy Landscape, Public Affairs updates, and Public Funding opportunities, as well as Savings Programs that could save your business money.

For Consumers

Looking for a new hearth appliance or looking to get the most out of the one you have? Our Consumer Resources pages offer information on product safety and maintenance, FAQs, and more.


2023 Events

  • APC 40th Anniversary, Drummondville QC, April 18-19
  • Concorde Distributing/Northwest Stoves/Valor
    Dealer Days, Abbotsford BC, April 26-27
  • Mr. Fireplace Dealer Days, Calgary AB, May 1-2
  • The Foundry Dealer Days, Orangeville ON, May 2-3
  • HPBAC Reception, Calgary AB, May 9
  • Urban Hearth Dealer Days, Perth ON, June 6-7
  • WETT AGM, Horseshoe Valley ON, June 6-7
  • Compact Appliances Tradeshow, Sackville NB, June 7-9
  • Training Day & Dinner, Gander NL, June 28
  • Training Day in Barrie ON, August 24
  • Installing Chimney Vents in Super-Insulated Homes Virtual Training Session, September 20
  • Gas Hearth Stakeholder Meeting, October 5


A Comprehensive Guide to Gas Fireplace Maintenance

A Comprehensive Guide to Gas Fireplace Maintenance

Gas fireplaces provide warmth, comfort, and ambiance to homes, making them a popular choice among homeowners. To ensure your gas fireplace continues to operate efficiently and safely, regular maintenance is essential. In this guide, we will walk you through the steps...

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Benefits of Membership

HPBAC is the collective voice representing the interests of the hearth and barbecue industry in Canada. We advocate on your behalf to ensure your voice is heard to local, provincial and federal regulators and lawmakers considering decisions that could impact the products you produce, distribute, sell or service. We aim to keep you informed and engaged on issues relating to your business, as well as open the doors to potential new relationships and business development opportunities.

Government Advocacy

HPBAC engages in early issue identification and builds long-standing relationships to support your business interests and those of the industry.

Industry News

Stay informed on the issues affecting our industry. We’ll keep you up-to-date on timely and relevant news through newsletters, bulletins and webinars.

Training Opportunities

Participate in ongoing professional training in technical, sales, and business management, as well as advocacy training through the Government Affairs Academy.

Networking Events

Take advantage of exclusive networking experiences by attending HPBAC events including our Canadian Reception at HPBExpo and regional meetings.

Be heard. Be represented. Join the voice of the hearth and barbecue industries in Canada.

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Have a question or just want to say hello? Drop us a line and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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