Welcome to Steveston Harbour – the largest commercial fishing harbour in Canada

Steveston harbour

Steveston Harbour is located on the south arm of the Fraser River at the south end of Richmond, BC, and is comprised of two main sites: Paramount and Gulf

commercial fishing hub

Steveston Harbour is home to more than 500 commercial fishing vessels and encompasses over 17.5 hectares, making it the largest small craft harbour in Canada.

Steveston harbour authority

The Steveston Harbour Authority (SHA) was established in 1990 as a non-profit organization which leases Steveston Harbour and its facilities from the department of Fisheries and Oceans Small Craft Harbours Branch (DFO - SCHB) with the mandate to operate and maintain the facility as a commercial fishing harbour.

The future of commercial fishing

Since its inception in 1990, SHA has been working together with DFO - SCHB to systematically improve the quality of service offered to the commercial fishing fleet.