General rules governing Ports of Stockholm operations are set out in Swedish laws, statutes, edicts, regulations, and, general guidelines issued by regulatory authorities as well as in Ports of Stockholm's "Port Regulations and Ordinance".
In these regulations the term Ports Authority refers to the management at the ports of Kapellskär, Nynäshamn and Stockholm, the harbour master, the manager of the Port and Traffic Department, the management of the energy ports and the deputy harbour masters specified in the organizational structure of the company Ports of Stockholm.
It is the responsibility of the users of port facilities encompassed by these regulations to familiarize themselves with these regulations and to ensure that subordinates or hired employees are informed of these regulations and comply with them.
Anyone who discovers a contravention of these operating regulations or other regulations or instructions issued by Ports of Stockholm must report such deviation without delay to Ports of Stockholm's Port and Traffic Control (BTC).
These operating regulations and subsequent amendments have been approved by the CEOs of the relevant companies.