Maritime and Ports APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 14/07/2021

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To provide a forum for the exchange of views between parliamentarians and leading figures in the shipping, ports and maritime business industries.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Maritime and Ports

1. Maritime Statistics Directive reporting information
08/01/2020 - Department for Transport
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Found: Guidance Maritime Statistics Directive reporting information Guide for shipping

2. Northern Ireland Ports Traffic 2017
19/12/2018 - Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA)
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Found: Northern Ireland Ports Traffic 2017 - GOV.UK

3. MIN 641 (M) Navigation: Port Marine Safety Code compliance submission for 2021-2024
13/10/2020 - Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
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Found: Port Marine Safety Code compliance date for UK ports, harbours and marinas for the period of 2021-2024

4. MIN 641 (M) Navigation: Port Marine Safety Code compliance submission for 2021-2024
13/10/2020 - Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
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Found: 1 Maritime and Coastgu ard Agency LoMARINE INFORMATION

5. Maritime 2050: navigating the future
12/09/2019 - Department for Transport
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Found: MARITIME 2050 Navigating the Future Cover images courtesy of Sunseeker International Ltd, P&O Cruises

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Maritime and Ports

1. Ship and Port Security (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
23/01/2019 - Grand Committee

1: largest flag states, have one of the largest ports industries and attract significant investment. We lead the - Speech Link

2. Brexit: Road, Rail and Maritime Transport (EUC Report)
21/09/2020 - Grand Committee

1: European Union Committee Brexit: road, rail and maritime transport (39th Report, Session 2017–19, HL Paper - Speech Link
2: private drivers, vehicle standards, rail and maritime transport. I will address each of these modes - Speech Link
3: crossings—specialised in Dover, but also affecting other ports—will be very difficult to manage and very much more - Speech Link

3. Air Quality and Shore-to-Ship Charging
29/03/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: I represent is home to one of the UK’s largest ports. Southampton’s thriving port hosts large numbers - Speech Link
2: require a certain proportion of ships visiting ports to use shore-to-ship facilities. However, in California - Speech Link
3: apparent stand-off that currently exists in the UK? Ports may be aware that shore-to-ship power is beginning - Speech Link

4. Human Rights at Sea
22/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: UK-flagged vessels, but I did also mention vessels at UK ports that are not UK-flagged. The Government are not - Speech Link
2: area. The Maritime and Coastguard Agency makes well over 1,000 stops every year in UK ports to check that - Speech Link
3: Government take to ensure that all ships entering UK ports provide unlimited broadband on their ships all the - Speech Link

5. Merchant Shipping (Monitoring, Reporting and Verification of Carbon Dioxide Emissions) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018
24/10/2018 - Grand Committee

1: verification of carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport. The effective monitoring and reporting - Speech Link
2: are intended to ensure that all ships visiting UK ports are subject to the same reporting requirements and - Speech Link
3: the UK up to now, both in the ports and on the seas between the ports. As the Minister implied, and taking - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Maritime and Ports
1. Ports
asked by: Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
25/03/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what recent assessment they have made of the preparedness of UK ports of entry to facilitate international trade after the transition period.

2. Ports
asked by: Jon Trickett
15/01/2021
... what assessment he has made of the average length of delay at each UK port in January 2021.

3. Ports
asked by: Diana Johnson
07/09/2020
... what (a) financial and (b) non financial resources his Department has allocated to (a) Humber Ports and (b) other UK ports to prepare for the end of the transition period.

4. Ports
asked by: Viscount Waverley
26/10/2020
... and (c) the reduction in the number of shipping lines serving ports in northwest Europe.

5. Ports
asked by: Rachel Reeves
15/09/2020
... what assessment he has made of which ports plan to operate a paper-based office of transit.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Lord Greenway Portrait
Lord Greenway
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Alan Whitehead Portrait
Alan Whitehead
Joint Deputy Chair
Labour - Southampton, Test
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Mountevans Portrait
Lord Mountevans
Joint Deputy Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Stephen Morgan Portrait
Stephen Morgan
Joint Deputy Chair
Labour - Portsmouth South
Joined: 24th February 2020
Natalie Elphicke Portrait
Natalie Elphicke
Joint Deputy Chair
Conservative - Dover
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Renters and Rental Reform
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jackie Doyle-Price MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7171.

Email: jackie.doyleprice.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

John Stevenson, T & I Communications Ltd. Tel: 07824 621 756

Email: appmandpg@gmail.com

Secretariat:

T & I Communications Ltd acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.ti-communications.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
13 Jan 2021
Source
T & I Communications Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/01/2021 To : 12/01/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
13 Jan 2020
Source
T & I Communications Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/01/2020 To : 12/01/2021
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Maritime and Ports APPG

Former APPG Officers
Stephen Morgan Portrait
Stephen Morgan
Joint Deputy Chair
Labour - Portsmouth South
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 1st July 2020
Stephen Morgan Portrait
Stephen Morgan
Joint Deputy Chair
Labour - Portsmouth South
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 20th May 2020
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Kelly Tolhurst Portrait
Kelly Tolhurst
Joint Vice Chair
Conservative - Rochester and Strood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Oliver Colvile Portrait
Oliver Colvile
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships