General Information

rbKids is the Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Child Care Program. This program was developed as part of Ritchie Bros. relocation to its beautiful new Burnaby headquarters in the summer of 2009. We provide very high quality early learning and child care experiences for all of the children and families who participate in our program.

We offer:

  • Infant-Toddler Child Care
  • Preschool Kindergarten Child Care
  • Multi-Age Child Care
  • Backup Child Care
  • Summer Day Camp Programming

We are located at:

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, 9500 Glenlyon Parkway, Burnaby, BC V5J 0C6.  All visitors to the facility must report to the main reception to sign in and receive a visitor pass.  Once signed in the child care office will be notified of your arrival.  All meetings must be prebooked as we do not conduct drop in tours of the facility. Here is a link with directions to the main RBA building, where the child care is located.

If you are interested in applying for a space in our program please click on either of the links below:

Children of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Employees

  • Children of RBA employees may attend a minimum of 2 consecutive days per week through to full time – as space permits.

Children from the Community

  • We only accept children from the community on a full time basis. On occassion, we offer short term care for children from the community for one to four months at a time.  Access to short term child care DOES NOT guarantee ongoing space availability.

We are a combined philosophy (Montessori, Reggio & Traditional ECE) corporate child care facility. Our state of the art facility and care team offer a child centred, nurturing environment for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school age children.

The program is responsive to the individual needs of the children and families that it serves. Qualified, experienced educators ensure that the physical, emotional and social development of each child is supported through the provision of an environment that truly respects the needs of young children.


  • Recognizes the importance of the early years
  • Offers the best of the best in early learning and care
  • Encourages independence from the beginning
  • Shares, cares, communicates and celebrates diversity
  • Supports early learning through play, creative exploration and enhanced educational opportunities.

Our Classrooms & Outdoor Play Areas

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rbKids operates as part of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. The core values of the company guide our work in the child care.

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Core Values

Important Note:  We provide links to other websites, blogs and other places on the internet for information purposes only rbKids and/or Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers are not responsible for the content or views expressed on any of these websites, blogs or other places on the internet.