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Burrard Civic Marina

What's happening

The Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation has commissioned and independent professional third party appraisal to determine market licence rates for the Burrard Civic Marina.

The appraisal will be used to assist in the determination of moorage rates for the Burrard Civic Marina.

2020 moorage rates will be posted shortly.

Free pump-out services

We offer free self-serve pump-out service.

Learn more

The Burrard Civic Marina is located at the entrance to False Creek. It is the largest marina in False Creek with 423 water berths, 162 land storage spaces and 69 canoe, kayak, and paddleboat storage spaces.

Do not swim in False Creek.

If you want to swim, head to one of the nine fantastic beaches in Vancouver.

Services and amenities

Services and amenities of Burrard Civic Marina include:

  • Annual moorage for boats of up to 45 feet
  • Concrete floats with access to power and water
  • Secured gates with card key access and manned security
  • FREE pump-out facilities for all recreational boaters
  • Dry-land work area
  • Secured parking
  • A launch ramp as well as a crane for loading and unloading
  • Recycling of oil, oil filters, antifreeze and batteries.
  • Access to parks and waterfront paths
  • Member washrooms (including showers)

Apply for moorage or land storage at Burrard Civic Marina

To apply for moorage or land storage, you must fill out an application form and mail, fax or email it to us. In addition, you must submit a non-refundable administrative waitlist fee of $50.

The application process

Mooring at the Burarrd Civic Marina is extremely  popular. Once we have received your application, we will phone you when a space is available.

We ask that you confirm that you want the moorage space within 48 hours (or two business days) after we phone you.

If we do not hear from you, we will offer the open space to the next person on the waiting list.

Keeping your contact information up to date, as well as the size of your boat, and type of moorage you need, will help us meet your needs more quickly.

Burrard Civic Marina fees (2019)

Prices do not include tax.

Type of storage Fee Per
Side moorage: boats up to 21 ft $11.82 Foot per month
Side moorage: boats 22 ft and more $13.50 Foot per month
Transient moorage $2.34 Foot per day
Land storage: 20 ft × 8 ft wide $1,248.84 Year per boat
Land storage: 30 ft × 10 ft wide $1,865.88 Year per boat
Land storage: 60 ft × 20 ft wide $3,735.98 Year per boat
Land storage: 60 ft × 30 ft wide $5,304.43 Year per boat
Sublets for side moorage and land storage:
30% premium on above rates
Electricity connection and usage fee $30.93 Month
Canoe and kayak racks $365.84 -
Work area: 1 to 30 days $9.91 Day
Work area: 31 to 60 days
(if space allows)
$12.75 Day

Ways to pay marina fees

There are several ways you can pay marina fees.

Burrard Civic Marina map (5.48 MB)

View a map of the moorage and amenities at Burrard Civic Marina.

False Creek anchoring map (1.61 MB)

Find locations to anchor your boat in False Creek.

Keep marinas clean and safe

Phone 3-1-1 if you are concerned about:

  • Vandalism or damage
  • Problems with access cards
  • Maintenance and repairs

Secured parking

A valid marina parking pass is required to park within the secured area, which is monitored by Securiguard and EasyPark.

For parking inquiries: 

The marina parking lot is managed by EasyPark

Contact the Burrard Civic Marina

1655 Whyte Ave
Vancouver, BC V6J 1A9



3493 False Creek

49° 16.5' N
123° 08.3' W

Sewage pump-out hours

May 25, 2019 to September 2, 2019
Daily: 7am to 7pm

Winter office hours

September 3, 2019 to May 24, 2020
Daily: 7am to 4:30pm