Port security (ISPS)


Michelle Lind

Port Security Officer

+46 11 25 06 27

+46 70 600 33 02


Norrköping port area is subject to the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS), which aims to protect ships and port facilities, and is regulated in Sweden by the Act (2004:487) on maritime security.

The rules provide some basic requirements, including making security assessments and security plans for port facilities and measures to prevent unauthorized access. In Port of Norrköping this means that all access to the port area must be checked, and that the opportunities for both unauthorized by unauthorized cargo entering the port area of the ISPS Code shall be eliminated.

All transportation and other matters to the areas will only be through the gates at each goods expedition. In these areas, only authorized personnel shall have access. With qualified personnel in this regard, people who have received one of the Port of Norrköping issued identity or access card and crews.

The Swedish Transport Agency, as regulatory authority, have established and approved security assessments and plans for Norrköping Port and Stevedoring Ltd in accordance with the ISPS Code. Port areas considered by this as SPA.