Lowestoft is the most easterly port in the United Kingdom and is served from land by the roadway A12 from the south and A47 north.
The pier head entrance is easily navigated and Port pilot are to hand to navigate vessels into the inner harbour should the ships master require, there is a restriction that any vessel over 50 meters is to have a compulsory port pilot.
The port is controlled and operated by Associated British Ports who can be contacted on 01473 231 010 or VHF Channel 14 from sea, the port can offer a complete marine service to the vessel owner and various locations alongside quays have potable fresh water points, rubbish skips can be obtained for visiting vessels.
North Quay Cargo Terminal
Small and Company and Lowestoft as a port can offer the marine ship owner a comprehensive service from within the port itself and with the back up of a multitude of marine services within the surrounding town industrial areas.
To complement the services that Small and Company offer the following marine skills and supplies are available within the port.
Marine Electrians and Electronic Engineers
Compass Adjuster In Port
Two Life raft & Safety Equipment Service Centres
Riggers & Rope Suppliers
Steel Pipe & Valve Suppliers
Hydraulic Pipe & Hose Suppliers
Large Independent Machine Shop Facilities
Class Approved Ultrasonic Surveyor
Insurance Independent Surveyor