Marine and Fisheries Division carries out licensing and enforcement functions in Northern Ireland territorial waters, under the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (MCAA) Part 4. You can view details of the active marine licences in the table below, which also has links to further information and documents relevant to each of the licences (available by clicking on the reference number).

 

Reference number and type

Location

Description

 

Expiry Date

 

ML 3_18

Dredge

Cushendun, Co. Antrim

Dredging of slipway at Cushendun

06/12/2021

ML 18_17

Capital Dredge

Rathlin Island

Dredge of Church Bay Harbour

18/04/2020

ML 18_18

Sea Disposal

Rathlin Island

Disposal of dredged material Church Bay Harbour

18/04/2020

ML 16_18

Sea Disposal

Kilkeel, Co. Down

Disposal of dredged material from Kilkeel Harbour

05/02/2022

ML 14_17

Construction

Strangford Lough, Co. Down

Deployment of a gravity based foundation platform for tidal renewable devices

29/02/2020

ML 21_17

Capital Dredge

Red Bay, Co. Antrim

Dredge of Red Bay Harbour

05/03/2020

ML 21_18

Sea Disposal

Red Bay, Co. Antrim

Disposal of dredged material from Red Bay Harbour

05/03/2020

ML 16_17

Construction

Belfast, Co. Antrim

Linkspan replacement

10/03/2020

ML 37_18

Construction

Belfast, Co. Antrim

Replacement of rock armour on Belfast –Bangor railway line

14/03/2020

ML 38_18

Dredge

Knocknagoney, Co.Down

Dredge work at Hollywood Exchange railway

14/03/2020

ML 32_18

Construction

Portstewart

Repair work to Portstewart Harbour

28/02/2022

ML 31_18

Construction

Dunseverick, Co. Antrim

Repair work to Dunseverick Harbour

28/02/2022

ML 26_18

Construction

Newcastle, Co. Down

Removal of sandbar at Newcastle Harbour

31/08/2021

ML 36_18

Construction

Larne, Co. Antrim

Maintenance on the Larne railway line at Inver River

15/04/2020

ML 30_18

Construction

Cushendall, Co. Antrim

Harbour and slipway repair

21/05/2022

ML 11_19

Construction

Murlough Bay, Co. Antrim

Construction of temporary filming set

22/05/2020

ML 23_18

Construction

Whitehead, Co. Antrim

Reinforcement of Blackhead coastal path

10/06/2020

ML 14_18

Dredge

River Lagan

Dredging within the impounded River Lagan

10/06/2020

ML 33_18

Disposal

River Lagan

Disposal of maintenance dredging material

10/06/2020

ML 4_19

Construction

Belfast, Co. Antrim

Construction of storm water outfall

24/06/2020

ML 3_19

Construction

Donaghadee, Co. Antrim

Jetty repair

31/10/2021

ML 48_13

Construction

Rathlin Island

Kelp Growing and Harvesting

30/06/2020

ML 6_19

Construction

Ballyholme, Co. Down

Repair and extend Southern slipway at Ballyholme Yacht Club

30/09/2020

ML 2_18

Construction

Belfast, Co.Antrim

Demolition and removal of a timber quay and reconstruction with a reinforced concrete wall 

22/08/2020

ML 16_19

Construction

Dunluce, Co. Antrim

Construction of new outfall pipe

22/08/2020

ML 2_19

Construction

Bushmills, Co. Antrim

Diffuser Head Replacement

22/08/2020

ML 17_19

Construction

Northern Ireland Waters

Rock installation repairs to Western HVDC Link Sub Sea Cable

18/09/2020

ML 15_18

Construction

Dundrum, Co. Down

Removal of abandoned motorboat in Dundrum Bay

01/10/2020

ML 13_19

Construction

Lagan Gateway Project

Provision of new boat lock and mooring pontoons, a new footbridge and footpaths. Project includes the refurbishment of existing lagan weir, replacement of gates, lighting and timber piles

15/10/2020

ML 10_17

Construction

Larne, Co. Antrim

Repair works to existing sea defences

29/02/2020

ML 8_19

Construction

 

Bangor, Co. Down

Structural repairs to fishing platform

11/11/2020

ML 27_14

Construction

Ballyhenry, Co. Antrim

Testing of Deep Green OceanKite

31/01/2025

ML 5_19

Construction

Warrenpoint Harbour (CO2)

Construction of a Ship to Shore Transfer Facility Transfer Facility for a CO2 Storage at Warrenpoint Port

 

30/01/2021

ML 12_19

Construction

Ballyferris, Co Down

Construction of new long sea outfall to discharge treated wastewater to Irish Sea

 

06/01/2021

ML 18_19

Construction

Carrickfergus Sailing Club

Widening of Existing Slipway at Sailing Club

09/01/2021

ML 23_19

Construction

Drumenny Lane, Bready

construction of a new outfall headwall

03/02/2012

ML2020003 West Bay, Portrush access Improvement and revetment remedial works  
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