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Shipping & Harbour Operations

Operations Overview

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners are a statutory port authority with responsibility for the Inner Harbour at Falmouth (excluding Falmouth Docks), the Penryn River up as far as Coastlines Wharf, the southern part of the Carrick Roads and a large part of Falmouth Bay.

Safety & Navigation
Large Moorings & Crossroads

Large Moorings & Crossroads

Commercial moorings are available for vessels up to 180m LOA in the Carrick Roads and up to 60m in the Penryn River. We offer a number of commercial moorings, Large Vessel moorings and Crossroads buoy.

Pilotage
Shipping at Falmouth

Shipping Movements

For the most up to date shipping movement follow the link below.

Pilotage

Pilotage services inside a line from Black Head to Dodman Point and contracts these services to Falmouth Docks and the Council Ports of Truro and Penryn.

Pilotage
FH Vessel

Procedures

Safety & Navigation
Pilotage

Maps

FHC have developed some harbour maps to show various zones, environmental designations and jurisdictions.

Harbour Notices and Directions

Falmouth Harbour Commissioners issue Port Notices to communicate important information.

Safety & Navigation