Lost and Found

The BCIT Safety, Security and Emergency Management department manages lost and found property at the following campuses:

All found property received by BCIT Safety, Security and Emergency Management, if unclaimed shall be retained for a fifteen day period. Where possible, found property shall be returned to the rightful owner.

Found property may be claimed at the BCIT Security Communications Centre at the respective campus, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, except for the Marine Campus whose hours of operation are 07:00 to 22:00 hours Monday to Friday.

All lost property can be reported to BCIT Security Communications Centre. If later located, then attempts will be made to return the property to the rightful owner.

Disposal of found property

Perishable articles will be disposed of daily in whatever manner is appropriate.

Found property may be returned only when the claimant has identified themselves and the article to the satisfaction of the BCIT Security staff assigned to Lost and Found.

Unclaimed property shall be disposed of in accordance with Department procedures. Clothing and related articles will be donated to various charitable organizations. Remaining items will be turned over to the Institute for disposal.