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Welcome 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?

14th Aug 2019
Port of Dover appoints a Chief Operations Officer
Following a thorough process, the Port has appointed Sarah West into the position of Chief Operations Officer (COO). ...

1st Aug 2019
Latest statement on EU Exit preparedness
From Doug Bannister, Chief Executive of the Port of Dover...

29th Jul 2019
Port of Dover shortlisted in two FTA Logistics Awards 2019
The Port of Dover has been named as a finalist in the Diversity Champion and Water Business of the Year categories in the 2019 FTA Logistics Awards. ...

25th Jul 2019
Open Air Cinema's The Greatest Showman to provide spectacular end to this year's Dover Regatta
Sunday 4th August 2019 from 10am...

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
Tel: +44 (0) 1304 240400 Fax: +44 (0) 1304 240465
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