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Incident reporting

A common reporting form has been created that should be used for maritime incidents that occur in or close to the waters of:

  • ABP Southampton 
  • The Queen’s Harbour Master, Portsmouth
  • Portsmouth International Port
  • Cowes Harbour Commissioners
  • Langstone Harbour

The form can be downloaded below, and can be used to report all types of incident or accident, near miss or potential risk. Sections 1-3 and 11 must be completed followed by the relevant section for the type of incident. If you are reporting a leisure or recreational incident the shorter reporting format at section 12 can be used. In this case there is no need to fill in sections 1-3 or 11. 

Once the form is complete, please forward it to the harbour master in whose area the incident occurred.

Incidents from 1998 to 2000

Incidents from 2001 to 2005

Incidents from 2006 to 2010

Incidents from 2011 to 2015

Incidents in 2016

Incidents in 2017

Incidents in 2018