The Port of Poole has several berths with the ability to handle all cargo types from containers, general and bulk cargos through to project cargos, yachts transfers and hazardous goods including explosives.

Our largest berth enables us to take vessels up to 8.7m draft and up to 210m in length, anything over this length will be subject to approval from the Harbour Master.

Berth Draft/Depth (m) Quay Length (m)
New Quay 5.5 160
New Quay Extension 5 87 (For Layby)
Bulwark Quay 6 88
Ballast Quay 6 80
South Quay 9 200
RoRo 2 5 125
RoRo 3 7.5 140

*Please note this is the length of the working Quay, please contact us for the maximum vessel size for each berth.

Please direct all enquiries to 01202 440 200 or send us an email at