The Port Authority

The Port Authority of New Caledonia is the public institution that has the mission of ensuring the administration, maintenance, operation and development of the port of Noumea and port facilities. Representing the actors of the maritime, port and industrial port activities of New Caledonia, the UMEP defends and participates in the improvement of the passage of goods on the port of Noumea.


Gestion Informatique Portuaire et Aéroportuaire de Nouvelle-Calédonie

GIPANC has been created on April 11, 2013 in Nouméa by the founders of UMEP.It brings together professionals related to port and airport activity.

  • Shipping Agents
  • Handlers / Stevedores
  • Carriers
  • Freight forwarders
  • Movers, Importers / Exporters

The company’s missions are the operation of the Cargo Community System and the development of all processes relating to the automation of the processing of documents necessary for the passage of goods and for the use of port operators.

  1. Guarantees a methodology in compliance with regulations
  2. Federates the port community around the CI5 tool
  3. Advises and provides technical support to users
  4. Facilitates interactions and optimizes business processes
  5. Ensure that each professional acts directly according to their role in the supply chain


The Directorate of Customs of New Caledonia is the state administration that exercises on behalf of New Caledonia fiscal, economic and protection missions. Its tax collection and trade flow control activities concern all UMEP members and Customs maintains a close relationship with UMEP.


Chambre de Commerce et de l’Industrie de Nouvelle Calédonie

CCI NC has been the historical partner of UMEP since its creation. In addition to being a member of the federation, she brings a neutral and external perspective on the issues and port issues raised within the federation.

Responding to its primary missions of supporting businesses and contributing to the economic development of the territory, the CCI provides its expertisemake, its tools and its logistics in order to fully help the port actors gathered within the UMEP in the achievement of their objectives.