Byelaws, Rules and Regulations Governing Navigation
Rules, regulations and guidance for navigation in the Port of London
These byelaws came into effect on 1 July 2012. Hard copies are now available to purchase.
For River Byelaw 9 - Drink or Drugs which remains in force following the introduction of Thames Byelaws 2012 on 1 July 2012 click here.
For associated guidance on some of these Byelaws click here
Rules and regulations covering navigation on the tidal River Thames
Rules and regulations concerning compulsory pilotage for certain vessels navigating the tidal River Thames.
Rules and regulations covering the transport of dangerous substances in the tidal River Thames.
Rules and regulations covering the licensing of certain classes of commercial vessels on the tidal River Thames.
No longer available in print
Information about the use and administration of Local Navigation Certificates
Essential, up-to-date information and advice to those navigating in the port.
Dedicated Notices containing pertinent information of specific interest to Agents, Berth and Ship Operators
For general enquiries about Notices, Regulations and Navigational information, please use this Enquiry Form.