Port Ramsgate

Authority:
Port of Ramsgate
Ownership:
Municipal: Thanet District Council
Contact:
Royal Harbour Marina
The Harbour Office,

Military Road

Ramsgate,
Kent CT11 9LQ

Tel: 01843 572100
Email: portoframsgate@thanet.gov.uk
Website: www.portoframsgate.co.uk
Transport Connections:
Travelling by road, follow the clearly signposted main travel routes from the A2/A20 or M2/M20.

Ramsgate is 127kms (79 miles) south east of London, (1hr 50 mins drive time) directly linked to the M2/A2 and M20/A20, both of which connect to the M25 London orbital motorway. The M25/Dartford Crossing being 56 mile

Served by South Eastern Trains, Thanet’s seven railway stations provide regular passenger services to London’s Victoria and Charing Cross stations.

Fast train journey time from Ramsgate is 110 minutes; from Margate 100 minutes.
Location:
51°19’.51N 01°25’.50E (harbour entrance)

Ramsgate, Kent
Storage:
32 acres/132,000 sq. metres of dedicated Port Land
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
compulsory pilotage for vessels over 80 metres in length or carrying hazardous cargo or passengers. Master or Mate may obtain Pilotage Exemption Certificate

Ramsgate Pilots: 01843 572112
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
1.7 million t
Port Contacts:
Head of Port and Technical Services: Mike Humber Tel: 01843 577083 Email:mike.humber@thanet.gov.uk

Marine Operations Manager & Harbour Master: Robert Brown Tel:01843 572105 Email:robert.brown@thanet.gov.uk

Ramsgate Port Control tel: 01843 572112

Security Dock Office: 01843 572109
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
3 Ro-Ro bridges capable of accommodating conventional Ro-Ro fast ferry services
Full passenger services and freight vessel facilities capable of operating and servicing three berths simultaneously
Effective Port Traffic Management System in operation
Capacity to handle multi-decked vessels
Capacity to handle stern and quarter ramps
All Ro-Ro pontoons and bridges have double width road ways to permit fast vessel turnarounds

forklifts (up to 10T)

reach trucks
Principal Activities:
Cruise & ferry RoRo

Offshore wind

Aggregates
Access and Accomodation:
Vessels up to 180m 6.5m draft

depth of water at LAT Main channel 7.5 metres – turning circle up to 7.5 metres
Facilities and Services:
Water and bunker facilities on all berths

3 Weigh bridges