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Dover Port Information

Navigational, operational and safety guidance for Port of Dover

As a busy international gateway, the Port of Dover provides important operational and safety information for the benefit of its customers and users of the Port.

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Vessel Traffic

Vessel Traffic

As one of the busiest ports in Europe, we are committed to providing up-to-date and reliable information about vessel traffic to ensure safe and efficient navigation for all vessels entering and leaving our port.

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Access requirements

We are committed to ensuring the safety and security of the port, as well as providing safe and efficient access to our facilities for authorised personnel and visitors.

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Port of Dover Community Portal

For access to our Notice to Mariners, Latest Port Survey Chats, PEC Advisory Notices and other marine information please login to the Port of Dover Community Portal through the link provided below.

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Boarding/ Landing Overcarried Pilots

For more information on the procedures to be followed for boarding and/or landing of
overcarried pilots at the Port of Dover read the documents below, to book fill out the form linked below.

Please note this Tariff has been updated as of January 2024, all Tariffs are renewed annually.

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Safety & Emergency

Ensuring Port Safety

We understand the importance of safety and security in the operation of our port, and we are committed to ensuring the highest standards of safety for all our employees, customers, and visitors.

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Keep updated on notifications and new documentation.

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