Belfast Harbour is committed to maintaining a safe working environment, on and off the water.

From a marine perspective, the Board of Belfast Harbour is committed to compliance with the Port Marine Safety Code.

Essential information for port users, contractors and visitors is summarised in the Health and Safety online induction

Marine Safety Management System

Belfast Harbour’s approach to safety is based on a thorough understanding of the risks; planning and implementing effective controls; measuring results and reviewing performance to inform continuous learning and improvement.

The Harbour’s Health, Safety and Environmental Management System encompasses both marine and non-marine safety is certified to the ISO 45001:2018 and ISO 14001:2015 standards.

Safety in Ports Guidance Documents can be found here

HSENI Safety Bulletin – Traffic Movement in Ports and Docks can be found here