Legal Notice

Under the Law 2000-719 of August 1, 2000 on freedom of communication, amending the Law 86-1067 of September 30, 1986 on freedom of communication, you will find below the legal information concerning this site:

Editorial Management

The editorial management of the site and the management of the publication is provided by:

Registered office:
Port Atlantique La Rochelle - BP 70394
141 boulevard Emile Delmas
17001 La Rochelle Cedex 1
Phone 33 (0)5 46 00 53 60
RCS: LA ROCHELLE 485 389 811
APE Code:  APE 522 Z
Director of publication: Michel PUYRAZAT
Managing Editor: Sarah BOURSIER

Accuracy of information

We are using all available means to provide Internet users with a quality content on our site. However, we do not guarantee the completeness, exhaustiveness and accuracy of the content of the information and services offered on our website.

Hypertext links to other sites

The creation of hypertext links to the Site may be made only with the prior written consent of ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE, that can be revoked at any time. ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE shall not be responsible for the content of linked websites.


Pursuant to the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE uses cookies for purposes of personal identification.
These cookies are stored on the user's computer for five years (5 years), unless the user deletes them.
Any internet user can refuse cookies by clicking on the button "delete cookies" in Internet Options/privacy tab, knowing that his use of the Site may then be limited. A cookie does not allow us to identify you. In general, it records information about the navigation of your computer on our site (the pages you have visited, date and time of visit, etc.), that we will be able to consult during your subsequent visits.

Responsibility of Atlantic Port La Rochelle

As permitted by law, ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE shall not be held liable for any imprecision, inaccuracy, omission or for any damages resulting from the intrusion of a third party leading to changes in information made available on the Site or for impossibility to access the site.

The visitor is informed that access to the Site may be interrupted at any time by ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE for reasons of maintenance, security or other technical constraints.

Applicable law

These terms and conditions are governed by French law. The French courts have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute relating directly or indirectly to access to this Site or its use.

Protection and processing of personal data

In accordance with the Data Protection Act of January 6, 1978 (art. 34), you have the right to access, correct or delete any personal information that we may have to collect (data provided in the contact forms).

The information collected is subject to a processing that may be used for:

1. Online employment applications. The recipient of data is the HR department of the ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE.

2. Subscription to the newsletter. The recipient of data is the Communication Mission of the ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE.

3. Requests for information. The recipient of data is the Communication Mission of the ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE.

4. Downloading of tender and bidding files. The recipient of data is the Communication Mission of the ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE.

This site has been entered in the Register of the IT and personal freedom Correspondent.

In accordance with the law "IT and personal freedoms" of January 6, 1978 amended in 2004, you have the right to access and rectify information concerning yourself, which you can exercise by contacting the IT and freedom correspondent of ATLANTIC PORT LA ROCHELLE at the following address:

You can also, for legitimate reasons, oppose the processing of data concerning you.

Creation and hosting of website

All contact details for the creation of the website hosting and its upgrades are available via the following links:
Mediapilote: Graphic design and website creation
E-majine: Website Content Management Software


Credit an Copyright

All content (photos, text, video, sound...) available on this site is the exclusive property of Atlantic Port La Rochelle and/or its partners and is protected by French legislation on copyright and intellectual property. All rights are reserved, including downloadable documents and iconographic and photographic representations. Any extraction and/or reproduction of a substantial part of the information published on the site is prohibited without the prior permission of Atlantic Port La Rochelle and constitutes an infringement punishable by articles L.335-2 and following of the Code of Intellectual Property. The Code of Intellectual Property specifies that the source must be identified and an acknowledgment must be requested from the author of the images.

It is valid only in the respect of copyright. As a creation of the mind, the images (even the screenshots) are protected by copyright (art. L112-2-9 of the Intellectual Property Code). The act of reproducing or representing, without authorisation, images, texts or documents is punishable under civil law by an award of damages. These damages are calculated on a case by case basis. It depends on the shortfall in income of the victim, on the damage suffered due to denaturation of the manner the site is presented, on the impact that this may have had on the author of the site, on the manner the image has been highlighted and on what it could possibly have brought in financial terms to the designer.


Photo credits :

  • Port Atlantique La Rochelle
  • Jean-Michel RIEUPEYROUT
  • Bernard HENRY - Emeraudes Productions
  • Max PAGNOUX - Les Vols de Max
  • Michel BERNARD - ECAV Communication