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Sea shipping

Your ship visit is a cooperation between the captain, the agent and the Harbour Master.

Your ship visit in 4 steps

Vooraf

1. In advance

Notification of each ship visit must be given 24 hours before arrival in PCS.

We will notify you via email whether you need any additional exemptions or permits.

Voor aankomst

2. Before arrival

Consult the lock schedule for the most up-to-date planning information for ships using the IJmuiden North Lock.

Make a public berth reservation, if necessary.

Order the nautical service providers up to two hours before arrival.

Aankomst en verblijf

3. Arrival and stay in port

Upon arrival, VHF contact between the captain and the Harbour Master is established.

During your stay you can dispose of ship's waste or apply for an exemption or permit.

Vertrek

4. Berth shift and departure

Report any berth shifts or departures in time via PCS and order the nautical service providers up to two hours before departure.

Invoices for the harbour dues and for extra services - if any - will be sent to your agent.

Vaarweginformatie

Waterways

Facts now and after the opening of the world's largest sea lock in 2022.

Waterways

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Port map

View nautical and berth information.

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Divisie Havenmeester

Contact

Harbour Master’s Division team

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