This section of our website is dedicated to resources and information related to and relevant to Merchants and Business Owners who are members of the South Granville Business Improvement Association.

If you are interested in visiting and shopping South Granville, please see the Visitors section of our website for more information about the many shops and services on South Granville.

An afternoon here is a date with the good life.
Vancouver Magazine, 2010

SGBIA Members’ Blog

Shop the Neighbourhood: A Great Opportunity for Members

Shop the Neighbourhood, South Granville, Vancouver

Attention businesses! Participate for free in this national program scheduled for Saturday, November 29, 2014.

Launching on October 23 and running for six weeks, Yellow Pages, BIAs and businesses across Canada are celebrating our local, small businesses through a national advertising campaign. It all culminates in a big celebration – and shopping – day on Saturday, November 29, 2014. (Yes, […]

Download and view the South Granville 2014 Annual Report

The South Granville 2014 Annual Report is now available in a digital format for download from the website.

annual-report-2014-cover-sgbia-300x388 This year’s Annual Report contains:

  • 2013/2014 SGBIA Board of Directors
  • What is a BIA
  • BIA 101
  • President’s Report
  • Executive Director’s Report
  • Q & A: Metro Vancouver’s Organics Disposal Ban
  • 2013-2014 In Review
  • South Granville Marketing Update
  • Financial Statements
  • 2014-2019 Strategic Plan
  • BIA Comparisons
  • South Granville Walkway and Broadway Transit
  • Commercial Property Taxation
  • 2013 AGM Minutes
  • Proposed 2015-2016 Budget
  • 2014 AGM […]

Upcoming Organics Disposal Ban


In 2015, a Metro Vancouver ban on disposing food scraps and other compostable materials in landfills and incinerators will come into effect across the region. City of Vancouver by-laws will also be updated to reflect the Metro Vancouver disposal ban, for enforcement at the City’s Vancouver South Transfer Station (Kent Avenue) and Vancouver Landfill (Delta). The enforcement strategy for the disposal ban will be considered by the […]

Mark Your Calendars: AGM 2014 Notice


You are Invited

Who said we are not allowed to combine a little business with pleasure!

Mark your calendars. South Granville Business Improvement Association will be hosting our next member networking event on:

When: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Where: Siena Restaurant, 1485 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver

Appy’s courtesy of the South Granville BIA and Siena.
Cash Bar

Please RSVP to Sharon at 604-734-3195 or

We would also […]

A Fabulous Marketing Opportunity for Merchants!

South Granville ArtWalk 2014 Vancouver British Columbia

Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 10am–6pm is the 3rd Annual ArtWalk.

After hugely successful events the past two years which saw thousands of art lovers in the area enjoying over 16 different art exhibitions, artist talks, wine and cheese tastings—we are pleased to announce the date for our third annual ArtWalk event.

Not only is ArtWalk a great opportunity for our […]