Hardware and safety supplies for the UBC community

Building Operations Stores is open to all UBC academic or ancillary departments and carries all manner of hardware and safety supplies including:

  • building materials
  • flashlights and batteries
  • first aid kits
  • safety vests
  • coveralls and gloves
  • electrical supplies
  • plumbing supplies
  • fasteners
  • adhesives

Order forms:

Special order items can be obtained upon request.

Stores purchases may be arranged through a standard Building Operations customer work order. A standing work order can be set up if regular purchases are expected.

If you have ordered products to be delivered to our warehouse, please email the order details to We can send you an alert that your order have arrived.


UBC Stores and Tool Crib
Hours: Monday to Friday, 6:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Closed from 12:00 – 12:30 pm on Thursdays)

Stores Tel: 604-822-4117

Receiving Tel: 604-822-5050/604-822-4118

Head Tel: 604-822-0288

Sub-Head Tel: 604-822-5272/604-822-5701

Fax: 604.822.6036