If you are a trucking company delivering to the vessels, bus company, ship chandler or company servicing vessels see below for information on how to obtain a port pass.
Truck drivers or anyone driving a motor vehicle with a gross vehicle weight of 5,000 kg or more must obtain their Port Pass from the British Columbia Trucking Association (BCTA). BCTA is also responsible for issuing Port Passes to all courier companies, bus companies and all suppliers to motor carriers (e.g., mobile vehicle repair services or towing companies).
If you are not a member of the Chamber of Shipping, you will require sponsorship from a Chamber of Shipping member company, facility operator, or the Port of Vancouver, which must be confirmed by the sponsor via email to email@example.com
Management of business transactions on-board vessels require sponsorship from a shipping line or cruise line agency
If you do not need access to vessels but provide services to terminal operators, sponsorship from a designed terminal security officer is required
The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority will sponsor its tenant companies that require access to port property
Cruise Ship Contractors/Suppliers require sponsorship from the Cruise Line’s local Vancouver agent, Cerescorp, or the cruise line directly