PSS Membership

Full Membership

Full Members

Full membership is open to those organisations concerned with the management and running of ports and terminals, and those carrying out operations in ports. Examples include harbour authorities, port companies, terminal operators, stevedores, and labour suppliers. In addition to the core services detailed above, the following opportunities are open to full subscribers:

  • Involvement in consultations on key strategic issues
  • Opportunities for participation in standing and special work groups; helping to shape industry good practice standards
  • Input to the development of industry guidance
  • See our Member Benefits leaflet for the full range of services.

The cost of a full subscription to Port Skills and Safety is based on the number of people employed and we have a three tier charging system according to employee numbers. The current rate per head is £31.50 per employee plus VAT at the standard rate, for companies with fewer than 35 employees the minimum charge is £1,102.50.

No. of employees£
Up to 35 employees1,102.50 total (minimum rate) + VAT
36 – 1599 employees31.50 per employee + VAT
More than 1600 employees50,400.00 total (maximum rate) + VAT

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