Port reception facilities

How to deal with ship-generated waste? You can deliver several types of waste in the seaports of the North Sea Canal Area.

Types of waste

In accordance with IMO's MARPOL treaty, we distinguish between the following types of waste:

  • Annex I: oil-containing waste
  • Annex II: chemicals in bulk waste
  • Annex IV: sanitary waste
  • Annex V: domestic waste
  • Annex VI: air pollutants and ozone-depleting substances or air emissions

Collection of your ship-generated waste

You can arrange for collection of your ship-generated waste by one of the designated port reception facilities in the municipality of your berth.

Designated port reception facilities

View the list of all designated port reception facilities in the North Sea Canal Area.

Would you wish to be designated as a port reception facility? Please view the conditions.


Do you have any questions? Please contact the Division Harbour Master, Portoffice at +31 (0)20 523 46 00 and choose 2.