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 BENEFITS

PVA Membership Benefits Serve the Needs of Passenger Vessel Operators

AGGRESSIVE LEGISLATIVE AND REGULATORY REPRESENTATION

PVA’s expert staff and volunteers work with Congress and government agencies to ensure that your interests are represented and to save you money from costly and uncoordinated government regulation.

PVA Advocacy

NETWORKING WITH INDUSTRY EXPERTS

As a member you can immediately tap into years of experience and knowledge to gain knowledge and solve your greatest business and operational challenges.

SAFETY AND COMPLIANCE PRODUCTS, GUIDANCE AND TRAINING TOOLS

A full menu of safety and training tools are available to PVA members; saving you development costs and assisting you improve crew performance and passenger safety.

ALTERNATIVE SECURITY PROGRAM

PVA’s Alternate Security Program is Coast Guard Pre-Approved and is available exclusively to PVA members.

PVA hosts a variety of information-packed meetings, conferences and conventions featuring expert speakers that will help give you a competitive edge.

PVA Calendar

MEETINGS AND EVENTS

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

PVA membership provides exclusive value for passenger vessel industry suppliers and vendors

DIRECT ACCESS

to key decision-makers in passenger vessel operations

PVA MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY

The most comprehensive passenger vessel industry list -- the PVA Membership Directory

PVA BUYER'S GUIDE

PVA Buyer’s Guide -- PVA Vessel members consistently favor the products and services offered by PVA Associate members.

PVA ANNUAL CONVENTION

PVA Annual Convention at MariTrends – exhibit and build relationships with vessel owners and operators

PVA REGION MEETINGS

PVA Region Meetings -- valuable face- time with local operators

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

Advertising opportunities --- The FOGHORN monthly magazine, and the bi-weekly PVA MEMBER UPDATE