About the Exeter Port Authority
Covering the Exe Estuary and approaches, our role is to help ensure marine operations and activities within the Harbour are undertaken in a safe and reasonable manner.
Our main duties include:
Building strong relationships with user groups and other stakeholders by providing a reassuring presence on the water
To enforce bye-laws, with a particular focus on speeding vessels
To record details of accidents or near miss incidents for Harbour Master to investigate
To monitor and report on the provision and maintenance of aids to navigation
To understand and practice counter pollution (and similar emergency) plans and procedures
To assist in ensuring the Council meets all relevant environmental obligations.
Exeter Canal and Quay team are responsible for the Exeter Canal and Quay.
Contact the Harbour Patrol Office
Address: Trinity Buoy Store, Camperdown Terrace, Exmouth, EX8 1EQ
Tel : 01395 223 265
VHF: Channel 12 call sign "Exeter Port Authority"
Contact the Exeter Canal Office
Address: Haven Road, Exeter, EX2 8FD
Tel: 01392 265791 (please leave a message if not answered)
Out of Hours Emergency: 01392 265147