The Port of London Authority
The Port of London Authority works to ensure navigational safety along the tidal Thames, sharing its marine, environmental, planning and other expertise to promote use of the river and safeguard its unique marine environment.
Film: Thames21 Foreshore Clear Up
Find out about our work supporting environmental charity, Thames21’s volunteer Thames foreshore clear ups. We support more than 20 Thames clear-ups a year, providing baskets and cages which volunteers fill with litter from the river.
Our latest Tidal Thames News is all about the Thames Vision Project. Find out all about the project, how to have your say and when the first public meetings will be held.
Time to shape the future of the Thames
We’ve launched a project to plan for the river’s future, unlocking the tidal Thames’ potential, for the benefit of everyone. Why not get involved? Have a look at the Vision Project web section and use the Have Your Say form to answer three simple questions.
Our Media Centre is now home to all our videos and enables you to search by category. Alternatively, our YouTube channel also hosts more than 20 films about the Thames and our work on it. Why not visit both?
Thames Vision - Have Your Say
Have Your Say on the future of the tidal Thames. Tell us what you value most about the river, your top three priorities for the future and what would you like the PLA to be doing.
Visit our dedicated recreational users' website, Boating on the Thames. The site provides guidance and advice to assist you in navigating the tidal Thames for the first time, or even if you're a regular visitor.