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Functions and Objetives


As a public body, the Public Ports Agency of Andalusia has the legal status required to fulfil its function, possess property and for autonomous administration. Organically, it is part of the Department of Development and Housing, which sets the objectives and directives for the Agency, monitors its activities and supervises its efficiency.

Law 21/2007, of 18 December, on the Legal and Economic Status of the Ports of Andalusia, establishes the responsibilities of the Agency as an instrument that forms part of the Ports Administration System of Andalusia.

It also has responsibility for the transport of goods in the Autonomous Community of Andalusia, in virtue of Law 5/2001, of 4 July.

In accordance with its current statutes, the detailed objectives of the Agency’s activities include:

The objectives of the entity also include planning, promotion, development and management of services to supplement those mentioned in previous sections, and supervision of the management of entities in relation with activities in the transport areas run or part-owned by PPAA.

To comply with its goals, the Public Ports Agency of Andalusia will exercise its functions, including but not limited to those listed in the following paragraphs.


Motorhome Network

The Autonomous Community of Andalusia, through the Public Ports Agency, has set up a network of parking areas in the ports of the Autonomous Community of Andalusia that are reserved for motorhomes.


The details, information and documents on the Department of Development and Housing’s contracts are available at the email address of the Junta de Andalusia’s Contract Platform:


The selection of service personnel for the Public Ports Agency of Andalusia is made in accordance with systems based on merit and capacity, through public selection processes.

Welcome to the web page puertosdeandalucía.es Here you can find all useful information about the activities of the Public Ports Agency of Andalusia, which is responsible for managing the system of ports and logistics and transport areas in the autonomous community, the latter being run in direct contact with the ports of national interest and the Trans-European Transport Network.

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