Frequently Asked Questions
How many vehicles can I list on my permit?
You can register two vehicles per permit. If you change vehicles over the course of the college year, come to the Facilities - Maintenance and Operations, G102 to update your information.
I only need a parking permit for one semester; where can I purchase it?
Single semester parking permits are sold online. All permits are available starting July 15th.
How do I get a disabled parking permit?
Disabled parking can be purchased at Facilities - Maintenance and Operations, G102. Proof of provincial disability registration is required. Both the GPRC permit and handicapped placard must be displayed when parked in all handicapped stalls.
I am in a trades program; where do I purchase my parking permit?
Students in trades programming can purchase their parking permits directly at the Trades and Technology building on the first day of class for your designated program.
Do I need a permit for my motorcycle/scooter ? Where can I park?
Areas designated as motorcycle parking in Lot C may be used without a permit. All other regular stalls require a permit or pay and display receipt.
When is parking in effect?
Parking permits are required from September 1st to April 30th between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Where are the Pay and Display dispensers located?
Dispensers are located in Lot C, L Wing entrance, and the Theatre Island for use from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. Receipts are valid for any of the above lots, including lot D, with the exception of the College & Community Health Centre (CCHC), which has its own pay and display permits.
What do I do if I can't find a parking stall in my usual lot?
A non-powered permit allows you to park in lots A, C, D, I or K. Powered permits allow you to park in B, F, or H. Parking lot D, is the overflow parking for all lots, any permit is valid in lot D.
I am leaving college before the end of the year; what do I do with my parking permit?
GPRC will provide a pro-rated refund on your permit. Simply return your permit to Facilities - Maintenance and Operations, G102 for a refund for the time left on your permit.
Can I transfer my parking permit to a friend or co-worker?
No. However, your friend or co-worker can accompany you to Facilities - Maintenance and Operations, G102 and complete a Parking Permit Transfer Form. The transfer of funds would be between the two parties and does not go through the College. The party assuming the parking permit will need to supply their vehicle year/make/model and vehicle license information to complete the transfer, to update the permit information.
Is there a waiting/reservation list for parking permits?
Unfortunately we do not have a waiting list; it is first come, first served.
What happens if parking permits are sold-out, what are my options?
GPRC will ensure that everyone who needs a parking permit will have an opportunity to buy one. Due to limitations on capacity, the permit may not be in your most desired location, but we will do our best to accommodate you.
What happens if my pass becomes lost or stolen?
Lost or stolen permits will have to be re-purchased. Replacements may be issued at the discretion of the Director, Facilities – Maintenance and Operations with a written request.
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