View of boats at Burrard Marina

Burrard Civic Marina

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 40 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
  • Secured parking
  • A launch ramp (members only) 
  • Recycling of oil, oil filters, antifreeze and batteries.
  • Access to parks and waterfront paths
  • Member washrooms (including showers)

Free pump-out services

We offer free self-serve pump-out service during regular office hours, 7:30am to 4pm.

Learn more

Apply for moorage or land storage at Burrard Civic Marina

Due to the length of the waitlist and lack of turnover, we have temporarily suspended accepting applications while we review the policies and procedures around it. Check back in the spring for updates.

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.

2024 Burrard Civic marina fees effective April 1, 2024

Prices do not include tax.

Type of storage Fee Per
Application fee $57.14 N/A
Slip moorage: boats up to 21 ft $13.56 Foot per month
Slip moorage: boats 22 ft and more $15.80 Foot per month
Transient moorage 30% above moorage fees Foot per day
Land storage: 20 ft × 8 ft wide $1,576.53 Year per boat/trailer
Land storage: 30 ft × 10 ft wide $2,355.49 Year per boat/trailer
Land storage: 60 ft × 20 ft wide $4,734.26 Year per lot
Land storage: 60 ft × 30 ft wide $6,316.19 Year per lot
Sublets for slip moorage and land storage:
30% premium on above rates
Electricity connection and usage fee $33.70 Month
Canoe and kayak racks $522.75 Year per vessel
Storage of 2 vessels in one rack: 50% premium on above rates $784.12 N/A
Vehicle parking with moorage contract
(1 vehicle included, max 1 additional vehicle)
$150 N/A
Vehicle parking with motorized or non-motorized land storage contract
(per vehicle, max 2 vehicles - not applicable to paddler and rower groups)
$150 N/A

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
Mid-March to mid-November (weather dependent)
Daily: 7am to 7pm

Office hours
June 1 to August 31: 7am to 7pm
September 1 to May 30: 7am to 4:30pm