ADMIRALTY Charts & Publications

Polar Denizcilik ve Deniz Malzemeleri A.S. is an authorised direct distributor of UKHO ADMIRALTY, including AVCS charts & publications.

Key Features

  • Satisfies the SOLAS carriage requirements
  • World leading coverage
  • 24/7 service
  • Enables paperless navigation on a type approved ECDIS
  • Easy and flexible licensing
  • Quick and easy installation - supported by the majority of ECDIS
  • Weekly updates

The ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS)

The world's leading digital maritime chart service, with over 15,750 official Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs) to help bridge crews navigate safely and efficiently whilst meeting Flag and Port State requirements.

Key features of AVCS include:

  • 100% official global maritime ENC coverage with more routes and ports than any other competing service
  • Unique ADMIRALTY Information Overlay (AIO) for additional passage planning information?
  • Weekly updates available via email, online or on CD and DVD to ensure ongoing safety and compliance
  • Delivered in industry standard S-63 / S-57 formats, guaranteeing compatibility with all ECDIS sold today – even in a mixed fleet
  • Carriage-compliant, 100% official ENCs
  • Purchase options that suit you

The ADMIRALTY Raster Chart Service (ARCS)

Clear, cost-effective digital charts, ideal for passage planning and shore-based applications. Ideal for both bridge crews and shore-based users, it combines the familiarity of traditional ADMIRALTY paper charts with the precision of satellite positioning to support decision making.

Key features of ARCS include:

  • Familiar, clear and easy-to-use digital charts, helping bridge crews to understand critical information at moments of peak workload and pressure
  • Extensive coverage of international routes and ports in a comprehensive range of scales
  • Weekly ADMIRALTY Notices to Mariners (NMs) updates to support safe navigation
  • Compatible with a wide range of office based systems enabling cost-effective digital charting for shore-based users

The ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP)

Bringing simplicity, flexibility and speed to passage planning and navigation.

ADMIRALTY Digital List of Lights

The most comprehensive worldwide source of navigational light and fog signal information. ADLL contains all the detail of the original paper edition, with the added convenience of fast, accurate weekly updates; substantially reducing the time and effort needed to keep it up-to-date.

  • Familiarity and reassurance
  • Compliance with SOLAS requirements
  • Fast and efficient updates

ADMIRALTY Digital Radio Signals

Maritime radio communications information wordlwide. Now available in digital format making it easier to search and update than paper publications.

  • ADRS 1, 3, 4, 5 - radio comms and info relay
  • ADRS 2 - positional and timekeeping references
  • ADRS 6 - pilot services, VTS and port operations


ATT helps bridge officers take full advantage of favourable tides - allowing them to calculate safe clearances, making departure, arrival and transit planning easier.

  • Instant port predictions
  • Provides worldwide coverage enabling easier planning
  • Compliance with SOLAS requirements
  • Help bridge officers calculate safe clearance

The ADMIRALTY e-Nautial Publications (AENP)

AENPs are official ADMIRALTY Nautical Publications available as e-books. Easy to use and update, they bring improved efficiency, accuracy and access to information bridge officers need.

Key features:

  • Fast and accurate NM updates
  • Easier access to important information
  • Aiding passage plans
  • Carriage compliance to meet SOLAS
  • Reduced detention possibilities
  • An expanding range which currently includes 87 e-Nautical Publications

ADMIRALTY e-Navigator Planning Solution

Bringing together powerful planning tools to support safe and compliant navigation.

Planning Station

The back-of-bridge PC application that brings together a set of powerful voyage-planning tools to support safe and compliant navigation. These include an integrated ADMIRALTY digital catalogue, a chart and publication holdings management and updating service, and an enhanced viewer for digital ADMIRALTY Maritime Products and Services.

  • Quicker, more informed voyage-planning decisions
  • A comprehensive digital catalogue of ADMIRALTY products
  • Easier navigational information management and ordering
  • Supporting inspections
  • Fast and efficient updates
  • AMIRALTY Information Overlay (AIO), unique extra navigational information