Doing Business

Port Coquitlam values its businesses and the contributions they make to our city. This page includes information about services, resources and initiatives that support Port Coquitlam businesses.

City Bylaws Regulating Business

The following bylaws regulate business operations in the City of Port Coquitlam.

Note: Online bylaw copies do not represent legal versions of the bylaw and may not include recent amendments.

Business Organizations

Networking, resources and support are available through  organizations that serve the Port Coquitlam business community.

Port Coquitlam Business Improvement Association (BIA)

The BIA supports and promotes the interests of businesses and licenced business operators of downtown Port Coquitlam. Membership is free. All business owners and operators who rent or own commercial space within the BIA’s boundaries are automatically members. The BIA hosts the annual Downtown Car Show and takes part in a number of other promotions and activities.

Tel 604.464.6185

Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce

The chamber supports and promotes businesses in Port Coquitlam, Coquitlam and Port Moody through promotional activities, referrals, networking events, insurance plans, seminars and workshops.

Tel 604.464.2716


Business Licensing Division
Tel  604.927.5238

Location and Mailing Address

Main Floor, City Hall, 2580 Shaughnessy Street Port Coquitlam BC V3C 2A8 Business Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)