The Department for Transport has issued guidance for the governance of Trust Ports which is updated from time to time. See a copy of the latest guidance.
FHC issues an annual report providing details of its accounts and operations as well as details of commissioners and staff and a review of its business. See a copy of the latest Annual Report.
Commissioners serve for a 3 year term and may serve up to 3 terms in exceptional circumstances. A declaration of their interests and remuneration is published in the Annual Report.
Commissioners are recruited from the local community using an open recruitment process in accordance with the Port Marine Safety Code & Modernising Trust Ports Guidance. If you are interested in becoming a harbour commissioner or want to know more about the recruitment process please complete an expression of interest form (01-001-01).