The Port is undertaking a consultation exercise with a view to reviewing Pilotage Directions for the River Blyth and approached from April 2010.
This process is intended to ensure that Port of Blyth remains fully compliant with the Port Marine Safety Code and keeping risks “as low as reasonably practicable”.
More details are given in the documents attached below and the Harbour Master, Mike Haley, would welcome any view you may have on the proposals.
PDF’s to link to:
pilotage consultation nov 09
pilotage directions april 2009
pilotage directions draft april 2010