Boating safety

Kayaks and a sail boat navigating False Creek

Weather reports, conditions, and forecasts

Tides, currents, and water levels

Fisheries and Oceans Canada has a seven-day tidal prediction chart that shows times and heights for high and low tides.

Speed limit in effect

The speed limit in False Creek is 10 km/h (5 knots).

Oil, fuel, and hazardous material spills

To report a spill, phone Canada Coast Guard at 1-800-889-8852 (toll free, 24 hours).

Vancouver Police Department Marine Unit

The Marine Unit investigates any criminal activity around the waterfront, and offers safe boating seminars on Marine Watch, property identification, and crime prevention.

Canada Coast Guard

Transport Canada