The EuRIS Portal was set up in the project RIS COMEX (co-funded by the European Union (CEF)) and is now jointly operated by the following 13 waterway authorities (legal entities):

Operator  Name and address

 1. in Austria:


via donau – Österreichische Wasserstraßen-GmbH
Donau-City-Straße 1
1220 Vienna

 2. in Belgium:


De Vlaamse Waterweg nv
Havenstraat 44
3500 Hasselt

 3. in Bulgaria:


Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company
69 Shipchenski prohod Blvd 1574 Sofia, Bulgaria

 4. in Croatia:

Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure Prisavlje 14, 10 000 Zagreb
 5. in the Czech Republic 
Státní plavební správa Jankovcova 4 170 04 Prague 7, Czech Repbulic

 6. in France:



Voies navigables de France
175 rue Ludovic Boutleux
62408 Béthune cedex

 7. in Germany:

Generaldirektion Wasserstraßen und Schifffahrt Am Propsthof 51 53121 Bonn, Germany
 8. in Hungary:

Hungarian National Association of Radio Distress-Signalling and Infocommunications (RSOE) Elnök utca 1 Budapest, 1089, Hungary
 9. in Romania:

Romanian Naval Authority Constanta Port No. 1 900900 Constanta, Romania
10. in Serbia:

Ministry of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure Directorate for Inland Waterways Francuska 9 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
11. in Slovakia:

Transport Authority Letisko M.R. Štefánika 823 05 Bratislava, Slovakia

12. in the Netherlands:


Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management Rijkswaterstaat
Traffic and Water Management Griffioenlaan 2 3526 LA Utrecht, The Netherlands

13. in Luxembourg:

Ministère de la Mobilité et des Travaux publics
Direction Navigation fluviale et Logistique
4, Place de l’Europe . L-1499 Luxembourg


Technical administration

Technical and organisational user support (1st level support) is given by the national helpdesks of the above mentioned organisations. Maintenance and system administration is performed by the maintenance provider of EuRIS:

Derbystraat 25
9051 Gent

Purpose of this website

The EuRIS services comprise the provision of fairway-, infrastructure-, traffic- and transport related information to Vessel Operators (e.g. Skippers and Fleet Managers) and Logistics Users regarding transport on European inland waterways and optional additional services. The EuRIS Portal is jointly owned by the above mentioned legal entities.

Email policy

The information contained in EuRIS email messages is privileged and confidential and is for the exclusive use of the addressee. The person who receives messages and who is not the addressee, one of his employees or an agent entitled to hand it over to the addressee, is not allowed to use, disclose or reproduce the contents thereof.