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Dover's success is Britain's success - the solution is hereWelcome to the Port of Dover

Originally established in 1606, the principal activities of the Dover Harbour Board (DHB) are to administer and maintain the Port of Dover and its facilities and to develop resources to meet future demands.

The Port of Dover is Europe’s busiest ferry port, a vital international gateway for the movement of passengers and trade. It is also an award-winning cruise port, the second busiest in England and hosts some of the world’s most prestigious cruise lines. Other successful businesses include a cargo terminal, a top award-winning marina and several niche activities. The business mix is diverse. 


Who Are We?

9th Oct 2019
Appointment of Jane Simpson to Dover Harbour Board
Dover Harbour Board has appointed Jane Simpson as its newest Board Member....

3rd Oct 2019
Transport Minister George Freeman MP praises the Port's preparations to keep Britain's trade front line flowing after Brexit
The Port joined forces with the FTA (Freight Transport Association), a Government Transport Minister and Conservativehome at a Conservative Party Conference fringe event on Tuesday this week in M...

2nd Oct 2019
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines' 'Boudicca' to set sail from Dover on longest-ever voyage
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines 880-guest Boudicca will be departing from the Port of Dover, Kent on 3rd October 2019, on the company's longest-ever sailing, an epic 168-night Grand Voyage. Boudicca ret...

1st Oct 2019
We are prepared - Port of Dover Chief Executive Doug Bannister speaks today at The Conservative Party Conference in Manchester.
Doug Bannister has today reiterated the importance of keeping goods flowing freely via the most economic route to market on 31st October and beyond at a Port of Dover Conservative Party Conferenc...

QUITE SIMPLY: The commitment is to be the Best Port in the World for the benefit of our customers and community

Port of Dover, Harbour House, Marine Parade, Dover, Kent, CT17 9BU
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