Passenger Vessel Association

OUR TRUE NORTH
PVA Members - Setting the Standard for the U.S. Passenger Vessel Industry

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Join PVA's membership today!

PVA is the national association representing the interests of the U.S. passenger vessel industry since 1971. PVA understands your business and provides superior service so your operation can excel.

VESSEL MEMBERSHIP

PVA Vessel Membership provides benefits that will serve the needs of passenger vessel operators.
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ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

PVA Associate membership provides exclusive value for passenger vessel industry suppliers and vendors.
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Meetings and Events

PVA events promote networking and information exchange which are intended to promote greater understanding and ultimately improvement of business operation and success.
MariTrends

PVA Annual Convention at MariTrends

The PVA Annual Convention at MariTrends provides winning ideas and information aimed squarely at those who not only operate passenger vessels but also those who provide products and services to the passenger vessel industry.

PVA Region Meetings

PVA Committee Meetings

PVA committees aid in the development of programs and tools for member use. Meetings are held regularly and their efforts have resulted in crew training programs, security initiatives, risk mgmt guidelines, legislative programs and more.

Member Resources

PVA provides access to guidance, tools, and programs exclusively for PVA Members.
Members can access the Member Resources page by logging in to the Member Portal to unleash these powerful members-only resources including:

   - Safety and Security Tools
   - Regulatory Compliance Manuals
   - Media and Communications Plans
   - And Much More

Advocacy

Through its advocacy work PVA has saved members millions of dollars.


Through an aggressive legislative and advocacy program, PVA effectively represents the interests of the passenger vessel industry in our Nation's Capital. PVA actively monitors federal agency activities and proposed rules, providing expert comments to shape positive outcomes.

PVA maintains close contact with key legislators and committees on Capitol Hill and in state legislatures to ensure that industry positions are adequately addressed. Annual congressional Fly-In Meetings provide members with an opportunity meet in person with Members of Congress.


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