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Guide A guide to responsible authorities

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2. Responsible authority contact details

  • HM Principal Inspector
    Health and Safety Executive
    North Quay House
    Sutton Harbour
    PL4 0RA

    Tel: 0151 951 4000

    Web site:

    Health and Safety Executive require notice generally only for industrial and council-owned premises including schools – please ask if you are unsure with either it is our environmental health section or the Health and Safety Executive.

Additional responsible authority contacts for vessels

  • Maritime and Coastguard Agency
    For attention of Mr Tony Heslop
    Plymouth Marine Office
    Western Region
    New Fish Market
    Fish Quay
    PL4 0LH

    Tel: 01752 266211

    Web site:

  • The Environment Agency - South West region
    Manley House
    Kestrel Way
    EX2 7LQ

    Tel: 08708 506506

    Web site: