Information for Visiting Vessels

Welcome to the Port of Ipswich. We look forward to working with you to ensure that your visit is safe and efficient. Please use the information on this web site to help you plan your visit and ensure that you, or your agent, have exchanged all of the necessary information with our Port Authority.

Pilotage is provided by Harwich Haven Authority, and vessels requiring a pilot should contact Sunk piIots / Haven Pilots at least 24 hours before arrival at the Pilot Station with confirmation 3hrs before arrival. Please see the Pilotage Directions for full information.

Leisure users are reccomended to read the Yachting Guide to Harwich Harbour and its Rivers 2019

It is essential that all mariners read  Information for Vistiting Masters ( Revised October 2018) which gives important information regarding the safety of your vessel and crew, and your obligations while visiting our port.

Revised Bunkering Checklist 2019

Dangerously Weighted Heaving Lines.

Tide Tables 2019

ABP Ipswich wishes you a safe and pleasant visit