Reproducing UKHO Material ...

Much of the material we publish or hold comes from copyright material belonging to other organisations - usually another hydrographic office or a port authority. This material is protected by Crown copyright and by the copyright of those organisations. Some organisations, under a service called Custodianship, allow us to grant licences on their behalf. These organisations are:

United Kingdom

Port / Authority Colloquial Name

Authority granting permission

Aberdeen Aberdeen Harbour Board
Alderney States of Alderney Harbour Authority
Ardrossan Clydeport Operations Limited
Argyll Argyll & Bute Council
Armadale Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Avonmouth First Corporate Shipping Limited (Bristol Port Company)
Ayr (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Barrow (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Barry (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Belfast Belfast Harbour Commissioners
Bideford Torridge District Council (Bideford)
Birkenhead Mersey Docks and Harbour Company
Blyth Blyth Harbour Commission
Boston Port of Boston Ltd
Brightlingsea Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners
Bristol: Royal Portbury Dock First Corporate Shipping Limited (Bristol Port Company)
Brixham Torbay Council - Tor Bay Harbour Authority
Brodick Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Bude Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Bute Argyll & Bute Council
Caernarfon Caernarfon Harbour Trust
Cairnryan Port of Cairnryan Ltd
Canterbury Canterbury City Council - Whitstable Harbour
Cardiff (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Castlebay Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Chichester Chichester Harbour Conservancy
Clydeport Clydeport Operations Limited
Coll Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Colonsay Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Cowes Cowes Harbour Commission
Cromarty Firth Cromarty Firth Port Authority
Dart Harbour Dart Harbour and Navigation Authority
Dee (River Dee Conservancy) Environment Agency (River Dee Conservancy)
Dover Dover Harbour Board
Dundee (Port of Dundee) Forth Ports Limited
Falmouth Falmouth Harbour Commissioners
Falmouth (Prince of Wales Pier) Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Felixstowe Harwich Haven Authority
Fishguard Stena Line Ports Ltd
Fleetwood (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Folkestone Folkestone Harbour Company
Forth Ports Forth Ports Limited
Fowey Fowey Harbour Commissioners
Fraserburgh Fraserburgh Harbour Commissioners
Gairloch Highland Council Harbours Authority
Garlieston Harbour DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Garston (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Glasgow Clydeport Operations Limited
Glensanda Harbour Aggregate Industries UK Ltd (Glensanda Harbour)
Gloucester Gloucester Harbour Trustees
Goole (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (ABP Humber)
Gourock Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Great Yarmouth Great Yarmouth Port Authority
Greenock Clydeport Operations Limited
Grimsby (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (ABP Humber)
Guernsey States of Guernsey Harbour Authority
Hamble River Hamble Harbour Authority
Hartlepool PD Teesport
Harwich Harwich Haven Authority
Hayle Hayle Harbour Authority
Helmsdale Highland Council Harbours Authority
Heysham Peel Ports (Liverpool, Heysham, Manchester Ship Canal)
Hinkley Point C Hinkley Point C Harbour Authority
Holyhead Stena Line Ports Ltd
Hull (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (ABP Humber)
Humber (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (ABP Humber)
Hunterston Clydeport Operations Limited
Immingham (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (ABP Humber)
Inverness Inverness Harbour Trust
Ipswich (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Isle of Man Isle of Man Harbours Division
Isle of Whithorn Harbour DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Jersey Jersey Harbours
Kennacraig Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
King’s Lynn (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
King's Lynn Conservancy Board King’s Lynn Conservancy Board
Kinlochbervie Highland Council Harbours Authority
Kirkcudbright Harbour DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Kyle of Lochalsh Highland Council Harbours Authority
Langstone Langstone Harbour Board
Largs Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Larne Larne Harbour Ltd
Lerwick Lerwick Port Authority
Littlehampton Littlehampton Harbour Board
Loch Ryan (Outer) DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Loch Ryan Port (Cairnryan) Stena Line Ports Ltd
Lochaline Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Lochboisdale Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Lochinver Highland Council Harbours Authority
Lochranza Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Londonderry Londonderry Port and Harbour Commissioners
Lough Foyle Londonderry Port & Harbour Commissioners
Lowestoft (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Lymington Lymington Harbour Commissioners
Mallaig Mallaig Harbour Authority
Manchester Ship Canal Peel Ports (Liverpool, Heysham, Manchester Ship Canal)
Medway Ports Peel Ports Medway (Port of Sheerness Ltd)
Mersey Mersey Docks and Harbour Company
Milford Haven Milford Haven Port Authority
Mistley Harwich Haven Authority
Montrose Montrose Port Authority
Mostyn Port of Mostyn
Mousehole Mousehole Harbour Authority
Neath Neath Port Authority
Newhaven Newhaven Port and Properties Ltd
Newlyn Newlyn Pier & Harbour Commissioners
Newport (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Newquay Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Oban Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Orkney Islands Orkney Islands Council
Padstow Padstow Harbour Commissioners
Paignton Torbay Council - Tor Bay Harbour Authority
Par Imerys Minerals Ltd (Port of Par)
Pembroke Port Milford Haven Port Authority
Penrhyn Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Penzance Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Perth Perth & Kinross Council
Peterhead Peterhead Port Authority
Plymouth (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Plymouth (Cattewater) Cattewater Harbour Commissioners
Poole Poole Harbour Commissioners
Port Ellen Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Port of London Port of London Authority
Port Talbot (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Port William Harbour DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Portland Harbour Portland Harbour Authority Ltd
Portreath Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Portscatho Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Portsmouth Portsmouth International Port
Portree Highland Council Harbours Authority
Portwrinkle Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Ramsgate Port of Ramsgate - Thanet District Council
Rye Harbour Environmental Agency (Rye Harbour)
Salcombe Salcombe Harbour
Sark Sark Harbours and Pilotage Committee
Scrabster Scrabster Harbour Trust
Seaham Seaham Harbour Dock Company
Sheerness Peel Ports Medway (Sheerness and Chatham)
Shetland Islands Shetland Islands Council
Shoreham Shoreham Port Authority
Silloth (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Southampton (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
St. Ives Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
St. Mary's Harbour St. Mary's (Isles of Scilly)
Stornoway Stornoway Port Authority
Stranraer (East Pier) Stenna Line Ports Limited
Stranraer (West Pier) DGFirst - Dumfries and Galloway Council
Sunderland Port of Sunderland
Swansea (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Tarbert (Isle of Harris) Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Tees PD Teesport
Teignmouth (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Teignmouth Harbour Commission Teignmouth Harbour Commission
Tiree Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Tor Bay Torbay Council - Tor Bay Harbour Authority
Torquay Torbay Council - Tor Bay Harbour Authority
Troon (ABP) Associated British Ports Groups (All ABP ports except Humber)
Truro Cornwall Council (Municipal Harbours)
Tyne Port of Tyne Authority
Uig Highland Council Harbours Authority
Ullapool Ullapool Harbour Trustees
Warrenpoint Warrenpoint Harbour Authority
Wemyss Bay Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
Western Isles / Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (CNES) Comhairle nan Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar (CNES) Ports & Harbours
Weymouth & Portland Borough Council Weymouth & Portland Borough Council
Whitstable Canterbury City Council - Whitstable Harbour
Wisbech Port of Wisbech Authority
Workington Port of Workington
Yarmouth (Isle of Wight) Yarmouth Harbour (Isle of Wight)
   

Irish Authorities

Port / Authority Colloquial Name

Authority granting permission

An Daingean (Dingle) Fishery Harbour Centres; Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Arklow Wicklow County Council
Bantry Bay Bantry Bay Harbour Commissioners
Commissioners of Irish Lights Commissioners of Irish Lights
Cork (Port of Cork) Port of Cork Company
Dingle Harbour Dingle Fishery Harbour Centre
Drogheda Drogheda Port Company
Dublin Port Company Dublin Port Company
Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company
Dundalk Dublin Port Company
Dunmore East Fishery Harbour Centres: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Foynes Shannon Foynes Port Company
Galway Harbour Company Galway Harbour Company
Howth Fishery Harbour Centres: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Killybegs Fishery Harbour Centres: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Kinsale Cork County Council
Limerick Shannon Foynes Port Company
New Ross Port of New Ross
Ros A'Mhil - (Rossaveel) Fishery Harbour Centres: Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Rosslare Iarnrod Eirann - Rosslare Europort
Shannon (River Shannon) Shannon Foynes Port Company
Waterford Port of Waterford Company
Wicklow Wicklow Port Company

Other port authorities

Port / Authority Colloquial Name

Authority granting permission

Gibraltar Gibraltar Port Authority

National hydrographic offices

Country

Authority granting permission

Argentina Servicio de Hidrografia Naval
Belgium Belgian Hydrographic Office
Brazil Diretoria de Hidrografia e Navegação
Croatia Hrvatski Hidrografski Institut, Croatia
Denmark Kort & Matrikelstyrelsen, Denmark
Estonia Hüdrograafia-ja Navigatsioonimärgistuse Teenistus, Estonia
Iceland Iceland Coast Guard (Hydrographic Dept)
Malta Malta Maritime Authority
Netherlands Dienst Der Hydrografie, Netherlands
Oman National Hydrographic Office, Oman
Portugal Instituto Hidrográfico, Portugal
South Africa Hydrographic Office, South Africa
Spain Instituto Hidrográfico de la Marina, Spain
   

Other data providers

Organisation

Authority granting permission

Civil Aviation Authority (PEXA)  
Crown Estate The Crown Estate
Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) Department of Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Land & Property Services, Northern Ireland Land & Property Services, Northern Ireland
Maritime & Coastguard Agency Maritime & Coastguard Agency
Northern Lighthouse Board Northern Lighthouse Board
SOPAC SPC Applied Geoscience and Technology Division (SOPAC)
Trinity House Corporation of Trinity House
Wessex Archaeology Wessex Archaeology