Corporate report

General Lighthouse Fund: annual report and accounts 2011

Information on the performance, progress and expenditure of the General Lighthouse Fund for the financial year ending 31 March 2011.


General Lighthouse Fund report and accounts for the year ended 31 March 2011

Request an accessible format.
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.


Section 195 of the Merchant Shipping Act 1995, and Section 634 of the Merchant Shipping Act 1894 in respect of the Republic of Ireland, state that:

Responsibility for the provision and management of lighthouses, buoys and beacons on the coasts and seas around the British Isles is vested in the 3 GLAs:

  • Trinity House in its capacity as a lighthouse service (TH)
  • Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses (known as Northern Lighthouse Board) (NLB)
  • Commissioners of Irish Lights (CIL)

Past reports

General Lighthouse Fund accounts have been produced since 2002. Previous versions of the annual reports are available.

Published 19 January 2012