The South Wales ports of Newport, Cardiff, Barry, Port Talbot and Swansea are owned and operated by Associated British Ports. This website may be used to access information common to all ports (such as terms and conditions of trade, planned shipping movements, etc) and specific information about a particular port (such as the port's byelaws, acceptance tables, etc).

All plans published on this website are current plans. If you wish to be informed when a plan is amended or replaced please register your interest with ABP's Marine Administrator -

Authorised shipping agents wishing to notify ABP of vessel movements please refer to - 


Latest Notices

21 of 2014 - Cancellation of N2M No 14 of 2014

7 of 2014 - Closure of Bute Tunnel

20 of 2014 - River sediment sampling - between Caerleon and West Usk Light

6 of 2014 - Communication Passage Bridge - Open to Traffic wef 16th June 2014

19 of 2014 - Cancellation of N2M No 34 of 2013

5 of 2015 - Communication Passage Bridge, Cardiff closed until further notice