HOLIDAY CLOSURE – CESAR CHAVEZ’S BIRTHDAY – March 31 – The Port of Vancouver USA will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Friday, March 31 in observance of Cesar Chavez’s birthday. This is a longshore holiday in accordance with applicable ILWU/PMA labor agreements and overtime rates will apply. Vessel activity and other port business will not be interrupted.
The Port of Vancouver is a public agency that complies with specific laws defined in the Revised Code of Washington (RCW). The contracts department is responsible for procurement services that provide a fair, secure and user-friendly process.
Procurement cards, authorized purchase orders and executed contracts are tools used for purchasing. Suppliers should obtain a signed purchase order or fully executed contract prior to providing goods or services. Invoices submitted without an authorized purchase order number or contract number may result in delay or refusal of payment.
When you register as a potential vendor, consultant or contractor on the eBid website you become eligible to receive automatic e-mail notifications of business opportunities that match your company’s area of expertise. E-mail notices will be sent as opportunities are posted to the port’s eBid website. You can review opportunities and access solicitation documents.
To register your business, please visit the port’s eBid website to set up an account.eBid website
Current Business Opportunities and Active Contracts
Interlocal Agreements are arrangements between the Port of Vancouver and other government agencies. Click on any document below for more information.
Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)
Personnel who perform work (including contractors and consultants) within our maritime facility are required to have a TWIC. This program was established by Congress and is administered by the Transportation Security Agency and the United States Coast Guard. To enroll for a TWIC or for information and guidance, please go to www.tsa.gov/twic.
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