Port Metro Vancouver recognizes that third parties may want to make use of its lands and waters for filming, special events and parking uses on a short-term basis. Accordingly, Port Metro Vancouver property may be made available for these requests subject to the submission and approval of an application, provided the request does not interfere with port operations, such as shipping, navigation, transportation or other port interests.
The Short Term Use Guidelines and application form below have been developed to assist applicants with requests of this nature. The guidelines set out the requirements for each event type and describes the licencing procedures, charges and information required to process an application.
If you are interested in using port property that is presently occupied, please contact the occupant directly. Your use of the occupied property shall be subject to you reaching an agreement with the occupant. In turn, it is the occupant’s responsibility to obtain Port Metro Vancouver's consent, including all agency and regulatory approvals.
Please review the required documents below prior to completing the application form. For more information, please contact Port Metro Vancouver's Real Estate department.