Northern Lighthouse Board

Northern Lighthouse Board has a separate website

The Northern Lighthouse Board is the General Lighthouse Authority for Scotland and the Isle of Man. It provides marine navigation aids to assist the safe passage of mariners through waters in these areas. It is also responsible for marking and dispersing wrecks which are a danger to navigation.

NLB is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Transport.


News and communications

  1. Light dues 2020 to 2021
  2. Light dues 2019 to 2020
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Maritime Safety Action Plan
  2. General Lighthouse Authorities fleet review
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. DfT: workforce management information, April 2019
  2. DfT: workforce management information, May 2019
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