Whitstable

Authority:
Whitstable Harbour
Ownership:
Canterbury City Council
Contact:
Harbour Office,
Whitstable Harbour
Whitstable,
Kent CT5 1AB

Tel. 01227 274086

Email: whitstable.harbour@canterbury.gov.uk
Website: www.whitstableharbour.org
Transport Connections:
Roads: A299 dual carriageway to M2
Nearest passenger rail: Whitstable 1km
Nearest int’l airport: Manston 20km
Location:
Lat: 51⁰ 22’ N; Long: 01⁰ 02’ E North Kent coast at entrance to Swale estuary
Storage:
Data to follow
UK Ports Association:
British Ports Association (BPA)
http://www.britishports.org.uk
Pilotage:
Compulsory for vessels over 50m VTS CH 9
Approximate Annual Tonnage:
70,000
Port Contacts:
Chief Executive: C Carmichael
Harbour Master: Mike Wier Email:mike.wier@canterbury.gov.uk
Normal hours: 0830 – 1700 + tides
24-hr Tel: 01227 274086
Commercial Cargo Handling Facilities:
Stevedoring provided by private operators

Mobile cranes: 2 max 10T
Forklifts: 2 max capacity 5T
Principal Activities:
Dry bulks;
Project cargo (heavy lift);
Fish
Access and Accomodation:
River/Tidal Berths

Max depth: 4.9m

Max size of vessel accepted:
LOA: 95m; draft: 4.26m; DWT: 35000
No of berths: 6
Berths total length: 640m
Facilities and Services:
Waste Disposal:
Domestic waste, ship’s waste, fish, engine oil, dirty diesel. Contact harbour office.