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11 May 2021
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The Harbour Master of Rotterdam supervises the ports of Rotterdam, Schiedam, Vlaardingen, Dordrecht, Zwijndrecht and Papendrecht. The Harbour Master inspects whether vessels satisfy national and international safety, security and environmental regulations.

An inspector at work in the port


The Harbour Master is responsible for the smooth, safe, clean and secure handling of shipping and supervises operational (environmental) safety, high-risk activities and compliance with relevant transport legislation.

The RPA-16

Cooperating supervisors

More information? Contact:

Harbour Coordination Centre
Harbour Coordination Centre