About Us

The Turks and Caicos Islands Port Authority Ordinance 2007 established the Port Authority of the Turks and Caicos Islands for the management of maritime affairs, and for related matters.

OUR VISION

To become one of the Caribbean’s leading ports, by providing professional and quality services to the people of the Turks and Caicos Islands(TCI) and our business associates.

OUR MISSION

To provide the highest standard in safety, quality and service in seaport and port facility operations, as a means of enhancing the reputation of the Islands and improving the national economy to the benefit of both the Government and the people of the Turks & Caicos Islands.

The key strategic objectives of the Ports Authority are:

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    The Management, maintenance and regulations of The Grand Turk, South Caicos and Providenciales Seaports.
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    To continuously improve the environmental performance of port users.
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    To invest in port infrastructure where a need is identified.
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    To diversify the level of services offered to port users e.g. Water, sanitation, communications, fuel etc.
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    To invest in new ports within the TCI ,particularly the North Caicos Port
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    To attract new businesses and ensure the continued satisfaction of existing customers and users.
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    To maximize quality and value for money in all its services through continually endeavoring to make its operations cost-effective, efficient and streamlined while maintaining high standards
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    To maintain existing buildings, plant and equipment and port facilities in a safer and serviceable manner.
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    To operate safety with particular regards to ensuring compliance with new conventions, legislation, policies and procedures