Milford Docks is a Statutory Harbour Authority (SHA) by virtue of the ‘Milford Docks Acts 1874 to 1981. Milford Haven Port Authority (MHPA) as the owner and operator of Milford Docks, has appointed an independent Designated Person to monitor compliance with the requirements of the Port Marine Safety Code. The Designated Person for Milford Docks is:
Monty Smedley of ABP Marine Environmental Research (ABPmer) Ltd
All port and harbour users, including Harbour Authority staff have direct access to the Designated Person. Concerns regarding marine safety in the port or harbour, in the first instance, should be raised with the Milford Docks and Marina Dockmaster (David Lockwood), Manager or Deputy Dock Masters (Melanie Durney and Neal Hotchkiss) (or for Authority staff - with your direct line manager).
If additional, independent advice regarding the matter is required, any reasonable concerns can be brought to the attention of the Designated Person by any of the following methods:
Designated Person Contact Details:
By email: DP.MilfordHaven@abpmer.co.uk
Designated Person (PMSC) ‘Milford Docks’
Quayside Suite, Medina Chambers
By telephone: 023 8071 1892 or 023 8071 1889
The Designated Person and the Maritime Team at ABPmer:
The Designated Person has direct access to the Duty Holder whenever this is deemed necessary.