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BCIT Supply Management has contracts in place for courier and freight services.

General information

  • Purolator courier shipments are covered by an institute account.
  • All other couriers shipments are charged to the departments account. You must provide your organization code to Central Stores, where appropriate to the couriers dispatcher.
  • Freight shipments are covered by an institute account.
  • Incoming collect shipments are not accepted by BCIT.

Outgoing shipments

  • Cut-off is 1:00 p.m. to have the goods ship out the same day
  • Central Stores will call the courier to arrange pickup.
  • All shipments should be delivered and coordinated through Central Stores unless other arrangements have been made. Additional pick-up depots have been established (where volume supports the need for a secondary pick-up depot) at NW1, SE2, and NE1.

Incoming shipments

All shipments are delivered to Central Stores who will, either advise that the package is ready for pickup, or arrange to have it delivered.

Out-of-country shipments

Please refer to our Customs & Brokerage page to ensure the correct process is followed.

Service Type Courier Freight
Lower Mainland:
Same Day Service
Novex:
604-278-1935
Progressive:
604-273-3344
Lower Mainland:
Next Day Service
Purolator:
1-888-SHIP123
1-888-744-7123
Hasti Cartage:
604-888-3906
Canada:
Outside Lower Mainland
Purolator:
1-888-SHIP123
1-888-744-7123
Hasti Cartage:
604-888-3906,
Loomis
US Inbound Federal Express
DHL
UPS
Yellow Freight
PacEx
US Outbound DHL PacEx
International DHL

Contact Central Stores for more information.

Location & hours

Central Stores is located on the first floor of building NE9, Room 160 at the BCIT Burnaby campus. Hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The cut-off is 1:00 p.m. to have the goods ship out at the same day.