MARITIME BUSINESS DIRECTORY

PUERTOS DE TENERIFE / TENERIFE PORT AUTHORITY

PUERTOS DE TENERIFE / PORTS OF TENERIFE

CONTACT INFO

Phone: +34 922 605 400
Fax : +34 922 605 431
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Website: WWW.PUERTOSDETENERIFE.ORG
AUTORIDAD PORTUARIA DE SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE
Address : Avenida Francisco la Roche 49
City : Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  Canarias
Postal Code : 38001
Country : Spain

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Santa Cruz de Tenerife Port Authority is one of 28 national ports and currently manages the ports of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Los Cristianos, San Sebastián de La Gomera and La Estaca.

The port authority performs its functions in accordance with Law 62/1997, of 26 December, an amendment of Law 27/1992, of 24 November, concerning State Ports and the Merchant Navy, under the general principle of functional and managerial autonomy, without detriment to the powers vested in the Ministry of Public Works through the Spanish port system and those corresponding to the autonomous communities.

On the assumption that these functions are performed in optimum conditions of efficiency, economy, productivity and safety, the port authority’s broad competence includes the following: undertaking, authorizing and monitoring (where appropriate) maritime and land operations related to port traffic and port services; fostering industrial and commercial activities connected to maritime and port traffic; optimizing economic management and regulating areas dedicated to port services and port uses.