The Solent Forum

Working in partnership for the future

QHM, Portsmouth

Name and address of organisation KING’S HARBOUR MASTER, PORTSMOUTH
Semaphore Tower
HM Naval Base


Main contact Nicolas Randall, QHM (Vice-Chairman Solent Forum)
Type of organisation Statutory Harbour Authority for the Eastern Solent and Portsmouth Harbour.
Terms of reference Derives authority from the Dockyard Ports Regulation Act of 1865 and the Dockyard Port of Portsmouth Order of 2005.

Main task is to manage Portsmouth Harbour and Eastern Solent.

To protect Ministry of Defence interests within Dockyard Port area.

Membership Not applicable.
Geographical Area Portsmouth Harbour and Eastern Solent.
Publications Not applicable.
Relevant projects/initiatives Portsmouth Harbour Information Exchange Group, the Dockyard Port Forum.
  • Solent Pilotage Co-ordinating Committee
  • Cowes Harbour Commissioners
  • Solent and South Coast Harbour Masters Association
  • UK Harbour Masters Association
  • Solent Area Sailing Advisory Committee
  • Portsmouth Harbour Information Exchange Group
  • Portsmouth Harbour Works Co-ordination Committee.