GCT Deltaport Expansion - Berth Four Project

GCT Canada Limited Partnership is proposing to expand its existing GCT Deltaport Container Terminal, a container storage and handling facility located in Delta, British Columbia, approximately 35 kilometres south of Vancouver. As proposed, the GCT Deltaport Expansion - Berth Four Project would add a fourth berth on the east side of the Roberts Bank Causeway, include an expansion of the intermodal rail yard along the causeway (Roberts Bank Way) and dredging to provide safe access for ships. The additional land-based container storage and handling facilities would provide an additional two million 20-foot long storage containers (otherwise referred to as 20-foot equivalent units or TEUs) per year at the existing terminal.

Latest update

July 20, 2023 — On July 18, 2023, the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada extended the three-year time limit for GCT Canada Limited Partnership to provide the information or studies required for the project’s impact assessment that are set out in the notice of commencement.

At a glance

1. Planning

1. Planning

Completed 270/270 days

Key documents

2. Impact Statement

Time limit extension

The time limit for the assessment has been extended to May 31, 2027 as requested by the proponent and granted by the Agency.

2. Impact Statement

In progress 712/1826 days

Key documents

Comment periods

3. Impact Assessment

3. Impact Assessment

Not started 0/600 days
4. Decision Making

Date of decision

Anticipated on April 20, 2029

4. Decision Making

Not started 0/90 days
5. Post Decision

Post Decision phase is an ongoing process

The project is expected to begin as federal authorizations are issued and other compliance requirements are met.

5. Post Decision

Not started



GCT Deltaport Expansion - Berth Four Project
Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
160 Elgin Street
22nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H3
Telephone: 343-572-7144
Email: deltaport@iaac-aeic.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Delta (British Columbia)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    GCT Canada Limited Partnership
  • Authorities

    • Impact Assessment Agency of Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Impact assessment by Review Panel
  • Reference Number


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