The LAW 84/94 "Reform of the port sector" and subsequent modifications have provided the Port Master Plan, a document to be prepared for all port areas, excluding those for military use or tourist / recreational.
The port master plan defines and designs the scope and the overall layout of the port (including areas for industrial production, shipbuilding activity and road and rail infrastructure) and identifies the characteristics and functional use of the affected areas.

Master Plan of the Port of Pescara, approved by Regional Council Resolution no. 80/2 of 15.11.2016