Kyle Of Lochalsh

Authority:
Highland Council
Ownership:
Municipal
Contact:
The Harbour Office
Fishery Pier
Kyle of Lochalsh
Ross-shire IV40 8AJ

Tel: 01599 534589

Email: harbours@highland.gov.uk
Website: www.highland.gov.uk
Transport Connections:
A87 (T) dual carriageway
Rail-connected/Rail freight terminal
Facilities for container transfer and loose cargo
Nearest passenger rail: on harbour
Nearest int’l airport: Inverness 130km
Other connections: Ferries Mallaig to Kyle and rtn
Location:
Lat: 57⁰ 16.8’ N; Long: 05⁰ 42.8’ W
Between narrows of Kyle Rhea and Kyle Akin adjacent to Isle of Skye.
Storage:
Data to follow
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
By arrangement with pilotage authority
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
10,000
Port Contacts:
Harbour Master: Robert Thomson Mob: Mobile: 07748 105730

Email: Robert.thomson@highland.gov.uk

Assistant Harbour Master: Donald Cameron Mobile: 07787 151446

Email:Donald.cameron@highland.gov.uk
Normal hours: 24hrs
24-hr Tel: 01599 534167
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by port authority.

Cranes
Mobile: 2 max 10T; 1 max 30T; 1 max 40T; 1 over 40T
Ro-ro
Graduated slipway projecting 10m below LAT and 20m wide

Other handling equipment
Forklifts: 1 max capacity 5T (forklifts up to 10T available locally)
Principal Activities:
Unit loads (ro/ro);
Vehicles/wheeled cargoes;
Passengers;
Grain/feedstuffs;
Hazardous cargoes;
Forest products;
Oil/petroleum;
Offshore;
General cargo;
Fish;
Military vessels
Access and Accomodation:
Enclosed Docks
Max depth: 12m
Max size of vessel accepted:
LOA: 120m; draft: 7m LAT
No of berths: 5
Berths total length: 400m
Facilities and Services:
Moorings for leisure craft; Laying up berths; Ship repair (limited); Towage; Chandler; Bunkering; Ice supply