Port Security

The Nanaimo Port Authority operates a number of facilities within Port Limits; each facility is fully ISPS / MTSR compliant.

Safety and security are key priorities for the Nanaimo Port Authority reflected with the Harbour Master’s credentials and Patrol Division staff who utilize ICS standards for practices and procedures on land and water.

Harbour Master 778-762-3443
Deputy Harbour Master – 250-729-1198

The Harbour Master and staff work with numerous agencies to ensure the highest level of safety and security is applied to port operations. These agencies include but are not limited to:

Patrol Division staff meet regularly with a Harbour Security Committee to share information and to develop strategies to ensure on-going safety and security for the Nanaimo Harbour and for the area under Port Authority jurisdiction.