Corfu Port Authority (CPA) is a shareholders company whose sole share holder is the Greek state. CPA has in its jurisdiction the port of Corfu, the three ports of Paxos island, the ports of Othonoi (Fano island), the port of Erreikousa (Merlera island) and a big part of the waterfront of Corfu town.
CPA's main mission and its principal source of income is the management of the port of Corfu which is an important entrance point for the island for persons as well as goods. In the last three years the port of Corfu handles (apart cruise ships) an average of 1.300.000 passengers and 536.000 vehicles , as well as 485 cruise ships with 640.000 passengers .The average turnover for the same period is 2.900.000 €.
CPA is governed by a 9 member council and a CEO and is under the control by the Greek ministry of merchant marine.