Port Security

If you wish to receive ships subject to the ISPS code at your port facility, you will need a Port Security Certificate.

Permission is required to

receive ships subject to the ISPS code at your port facility.

Application or reapplication for a Certificate in connection with the Port Security Act

This is how it works:

1. Please send us the Security Assessment Application Form including all the relevant documents at least 6 months prior to the required date of certification.  

2. The Mayor of your Municipality will send you the Security Assessment Decree.

3. The Security Assessment must be used to draw up a Port Facility Security Plan or to or amend an existing Port Facility Security Plan.

Incident Report

Any security incident on your terminal (the cutting of a fence, for instance) must be reported as soon as possible. If your facility is no longer able to handle in accordance with the procedures stated in your Port Facility Security Plan, you should report that to the Port Security Supervisors via telephone number +312 0523 4802

Do you need any help?

If your situation is not mentioned above or if you have any doubts, please contact the

Harbour Master's Division, Port Office

or call us on +312 0523 4600 - option 2

We are 24/7 available.

You can also email us via portsecurity@portofamsterdam.com