Banff

Authority:
Aberdeenshire Counci
Ownership:
Municipal
Contact:
Office Address Quayside
Banff
Banffshire
AB45 IHQ

Website: https://www.aberdeenshireharbours.co.uk/
Transport Connections:
Roads: A9471, A981, A98 and A950
Rail facilities at: Aberdeen and Keith
Nearest passenger rail: Keith or Huntly 32km
Nearest int’l airport: Dyce/Aberdeen 69km
Location:
Lat: 57⁰ 40’ W Admiralty Chart1462
Storage:
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Pilotage:
VHF Channel 14: Part time Manned
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
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Port Contacts:
Area Harbour Master: Duncan Mackie
Email: duncan.mackie@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Mobile: 07747 020496

Harbour Assistant: Albert Wiseman (08:00-12:00)
Email: albert.wiseman@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Mob: 07920 270360
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
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Principal Activities:
A former fishing and cargo port Banff is now used as a recreational harbour. Banff offers excellent facilities to both regular and visiting users. The marina now provides 92 berths, of which 76 are serviced pontoon berths and 16 traditional moorings
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 5 – 6m (spring tides)
Max size of vessel accepted:
Beam: 9m; LOA: 35m; draft: 4m
Tidal with soft safe bottom
No of recreational berths: 70
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; bunkering 1 mile away; chandlers 1 mile away; Banff sailing club; yacht moorings; 2 supermarkets. Fresh water on two piers
Other handling equipment:
There are two storage compounds, one of which has the possibility of crane access for removal and emergency repairs. Winter storage is available for regular users only.