Manchester Ship Canal.

Our marine team here at the Manchester Ship Canal manage the provision of key marine services to shipping operators along the canal. These include everything from tug services, marine pilotage and pilot transfer service to hydrographic surveying, maintenance dredging, navigation aid provision and mooring services.

Wherever your vessel moves along the canal, it’s scheduled and controlled either through our vessel traffic service or respective local information service control centre.

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Manchester Ship Canal Marine Information.

Safety Information.
Leisure Information.

Manchester Ship Canal Licences & Forms

Many activities that take place in and around the sea require a marine licence. It is your responsibility to find out whether your activity requires a marine license and is dependent on a number of factors. Find out more about marine licences and related forms below.

Service Information
Navigation & Pilot Information.
Safety Information.
Leisure Information.

Manchester Ship Canal Licences & Forms

Many activities that take place in and around the sea require a marine licence. It is your responsibility to find out whether your activity requires a marine license and is dependent on a number of factors. Find out more about marine licences and related forms below.

Service Information
Navigation & Pilot Information.
Safety Information.
Leisure Information.

Manchester Ship Canal Licences & Forms

Many activities that take place in and around the sea require a marine licence. It is your responsibility to find out whether your activity requires a marine license and is dependent on a number of factors. Find out more about marine licences and related forms below.

Service Information
Navigation & Pilot Information.

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Browse our case studies to discover more about marine projects.

Contact Sales.

We would love to talk about how we could work together.

Browse our case studies to discover more about marine projects.

Contact Sales.

We would love to talk about how we could work together.

Important Notice to Mariners

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Mpnm Permanent Notices To Mariners 2021(161KB)
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Mrg3 General Bye Laws 1963(420KB)
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Mpc1 Schedule Of Port Charges 2021 V1 (2)(846KB)
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Important notice to mariners.

Notices To Mariners(11)
Mpnm Permanent Notices To Mariners 2021(161KB)MNTM 2021 10 Queen Elizabeth II Lock Operating Times(182KB)MNTM 2021 11 Mersey Weir Draught Restriction(155KB)MNTM 2021 16 Illegal Use Of Dangerously Weighted Heaving Lines(654KB)MNTM 2021 17 Temporary Closure Of Queen Elizabeth II Lock(161KB)MNTM 2021 19 Cerestar Wharf Maximum Draught(173KB)Mntm 2021 01 Notices Remaining In Force(3901KB)MNTM 2021 02 Bank Slip At Runcorn Docks(159KB)MNTM 2021 03 Bank Slip At Runcorn Laybye(173KB)MNTM 2021 05 COVID 19 Travel Restrictions(165KB)MNTM 2021 07 Weaver Sluices Engineering Works(154KB)
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Safety information.

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Msm1 Pmsc Letter Of Compliance 2021(107KB)PMSC Port Safety Plan Manchester Ship Canal 2021 2023(184KB)SAFETY GUIDANCE FOR SMALL BOAT PASSAGE OF THE RIVER MERSEY(3684KB)Mrg6 Bunkering Guidelines And Regulations V2(866KB)
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Service Information

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Standard T&C For Container Terminals PPG(310KB)Storing Bulk Cargo Terms & Conditions MSC(162KB)T&C Hire Of Floating Crane(235KB)T&C Licence Of Berths At PPG (1)(137KB)General Cargo & Timber T&C MSC(200KB)Mobile Crane [T&C](184KB)Mtc01 Terms And Conditions For Towage And Provision Of Tow Ropes(349KB)Peelport Warehousing Association Contract For Logistics(80KB)
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Navigation & Pilot Information.

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Mrg4 Navigation Bye Laws 1982(505KB)Mrg5 Dangerous Substances Bye Laws 1989(122KB)Mrg7 Mscc Pec Guidelines And Exam Syllabus(160KB)Mti1 Mscc Towage Guidelines V3(315KB)Mpf5 Pilotage Exemption Certificate Application Form(126KB)Mrg1 Pilotage Directions V2(824KB)Mrg2 Requirements For Assistant Pilots1(188KB)
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