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Heather Civic Marina

Free pump-out services

We offer free self-serve pump-out service.

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Heather Civic Marina is located on the south side of Vancouver's False Creek, providing boaters with the perfect downtown location to discover Vancouver's English Bay, Burrard Inlet, Gulf Islands, Howe Sound and the Sunshine Coast.

 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 the marina include:

  • Annual moorage of up to 42 feet
  • Live-aboard moorage of up to 42 feet
  • Concrete floats, with power and water
  • Secured gates, with card key access and manned security
  • Laundry facilities
  • Showers
  • FREE pump-out facilities for all recreational boaters 
  • Pub, fine and casual dining overlooking the marina
  • Parks and waterfront paths nearby

Apply for moorage at Heather Civic Marina

To apply for moorage, you must fill out an application form and fax it or email it to us.

The application process

Mooring at Heather 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 24 hours of our phone call.

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.

Heather Civic Marina fees

Prices do not include tax.

Moorage Fee Total
Recreation moorage $13.79 per foot, per month + GST $14.48
Live-aboard moorage $13.79 per foot, per month +GST $14.48
Transient moorage $1.67 per foot, per day +GST $1.75
Live-aboard surcharge $26.50 + GST $27.82
Sublet on moorage 30% on above fees -
Live-aboard Fee
License fee, under 21 ft $1,290 per year
License fee, 21 – 26 ft $1,558 per year
License fee, 26 – 31 ft $1,753 per year
License fee, 31 – 37 ft $2,000 per year
License fee, over 37 ft $2,206 per year
Electricity Fee Total
Live-aboard $0.10 per kW + GST $0.11 per kW
Recreational boater (15 amp) $24.05 per month + GST $25.25 per month
Other Fee Total
Gate card $16.19 + GST $17
Ice $3.81 per bag + GST $4
Moorage Applications $47.62 + GST $50
Pump out (non-member) Free of charge  

Ways to pay marina fees

There are several ways you can pay marina fees.

Applying for a pre-authorized payment plan is fast, easy, and secure. Upon authorization, your payment is transferred automatically from your bank account either annually or monthly.

To enroll, complete the application form and return it with a void cheque.

Many banks let you pay your bill online or by phone. The payee name is City of Vancouver Rental Properties and your account number is four zeros followed by your five-digit contract number on your invoice (0000#####).

You can pay by cheque, money order, cash, debit, or credit card in person. 

Payments are accepted Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm at:

Revenue Services
Main Floor, City Hall

Drop your payments in the24-hour mail slot at the 12th Avenue entrance of Vancouver City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue.

Mail your cheque or money order (no cash please) to:

City of Vancouver
P.O. Box 7747
Vancouver BC V6B 8R1

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Contact the Heather Civic Marina

600 Stamps Landing
Vancouver, BC V5Z 3Z1



3311 False Creek

49° 16.123' N
123° 07.202' W

Office hours

June to August
Daily: 7:00am to 7:00pm

September 8 to May 23
Daily: 7:00am to 4:30pm

Sewage pump-out hours

May 20 to September 5, 2017
Daily: 7:00am to 7:00pm

September 6, 2017 to May 19, 2018
Daily: 7:00am to 4:30pm

Keep marinas clean and safe

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

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