COVID-19 Update

January 06, 2022

Due to the recent increased COVID cases globally, GEC continues to take direction from the BC Provincial Government. Please continue to follow COVID protocols and policies.

You can find detailed restrictions at the government website.

Please contact your on-site caretaker or your leasing agent immediately if you or your roommate test COVID-19 positive. You can also contact us with any questions you may have with regards to our COVID policies. 

We remain committed to maintaining a healthy and safe environment for everyone at GEC Living.

December 21, 2021

The Provincial Health Officer of British Columbia announced more public health restriction in BC.  The new measures take effect Wednesday, December 22, 2021, which includes:

  • No indoor organized gatherings of any size, including weddings, receptions, and parties.
  • Maximum of six people per table at a restaurant, pub, or cafe.
  • Gyms, fitness centres and dance studios must be shut down. 

For more information on this Public Health order, please visit:


The following GEC policies are in effect until further notice:

  1. Face masks are mandatory.

Face masks are now mandatory in all public indoor settings for all people born in 2016 or earlier.  At GEC, this includes all building common areas, such as the office, lobby, elevators, and hallways.

  1. No gatherings inside suite.

We are restricting social gatherings at GEC residences.  No friends or visitors in the unit.  Non-residents might be subject to eviction from the building.

  1. Gym and Lounge are now closed.

The gym and social lounge are now closed as per the new provincial restrictions.

For more information, please contact, or check official Government of Canada website.

December 6, 2021

Canada has announced additional border measures to reduce the risk of the COVID-19 and its variants in Canada related to international travel.

As of November 30, all foreign nationals (including students and workers) who have travelled to South Africa, Eswatini, Lesotho, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Egypt, Nigeria, Malawi or Namibia in the previous 14 days will not be permitted entry into Canada until January 31, 2022.

In the coming days, all fully vaccinated travellers arriving by air from departure points other than the United States will be subject to arrival testing. Fully vaccinated travellers will be required to quarantine while they await the results of their arrival test.

Unvaccinated travellers, with right of entry to Canada, will continue to be tested on arrival and day 8 and quarantine for 14 days.

**Unless you are move-in into a private apartment at GEC, you will be required to quarantine while await for results.**
Less than 14 days – book directly with GEC Granville Suites at here (Use “GEC” promo code to get extra 15% off)
14 days self-isolation package – book from $90 per night at here


For more information, please contact, or check official Government of Canada website.