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Port Information

Port Information:

Port Information – 2022


Latest survey charts:

PL220428 Layout1

PL220428 Layout 2

PL220428 Layout3

PL220428 Layout4


Other documents:

1.1.2 Marine Safety Management System August 2022

2021 Marine Services Manual – Version 5

Tidal Flows – Larne

Larne Visitors Safety Poster

DP_Contact_Information 2022-23

2022 Passage Plan – Larne Port

Topographical features of interest and notable Landmarks.docx

P&O Holdings – HSE Policy


Accident & Incident Reporting

Mariners are required to report any accident, incident or near miss  caused by or observed by his vessel, completing and sending one of the below forms to LPC ( and/or the Harbour Master.


Mariners are advised that it is an offence under The Merchant Shipping (Accident Reporting and Investigation) Regulations 2012, Regulation 19 not to report an accident or provide the information required without reasonable cause.

Additionally, all marine casualties and marine incidents must be notified to the MAIB as soon as practicable by the quickest means available (see ‘MGN 564(M + F) on When and How to Report’).


Local Legislation: 

Port of Larne (Pilotage Functions) Order 2002

Larne Harbour Order (Northern Ireland) 1998

Larne Harbour By-laws Curran Pier 1947

Larne Harbour Bye laws re Petroleum and Carbide 1956 and 1934 respectively

Larne Harbour Bye-laws (1876) in pursuance of the Explosives Act 1875

Harbours Act (Northern Ireland) 1970

Pier and Harbour Order (Larne Harbour) Confirmation Act (Northern Ireland) 1936

Marine Licensing (Exempted Activities) Order (Northern Ireland) 2011

The Dangerous Vessels (Northern Ireland) Order 1991


But see also the following National and International legislation that are of relevance:

Pilotage Act 1987

Marine Navigation Act 2013

Harbour Docks and Piers Act 1847

Dangerous Goods in Harbour Areas Regulations 2016

Port Marine Safety Code and it’s Guide to Good Practice

International Convention on Oil Spill Preparedness




Useful Links

MSN 1899 (M+F) Vessel traffic monitoring notification and reporting requirements for ships and ports – GOV.UK (

CERS workbook

General information about Larne Port