The Port of Great Yarmouth is a Trust Port administered by Great Yarmouth Port Authority. It is the Statutory Harbour Authority and Competent Harbour Authority for the Port of Great Yarmouth and the reversionary landlord of the port estate.
In 2007, GYPA leased the Port of Great Yarmouth to the Great Yarmouth Port Company Ltd. (GYPC), for 99 years pursuant to Section 43 of the Great Yarmouth Outer Harbour Act of 1986. In 2015 GYPC was acquired by Peel Ports
GYPA’s current non-executive board is appointed under the terms of the GYPA (Constitution) Harbour Revision Order (HRO) 2015. On the 12 June 2015, the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) made a reconstitution order which revised the board appointments.
Photograph courtesy of Mike Page aerial photography