Port services / info


Full port specifications can be downloaded from here:

 Download DP World London Gateway Port Specifications (PDF)

Please see below for all relevent port marine information:

 Download DP World London Gateway Gangway safety netting notification (PDF)

 Download DP World London Gateway MCA PMSC compliance letter (PDF)

 Download DP World London Gateway oil spill contingency plan (PDF)

 Download DP World London Gateway Vessel Information Guide (PDF)


Click here for PLA tide tables page


Car Packing 
A car packing service is offered at DP World London Gateway. We can pack a wide range of vehicles into both dry van and reefer containers. To make a booking email: LGcargoservices@londongateway.com

Once your booking has been confirmed you will be asked to complete section one of a vehicle delivery and inspection form, confirming the delivery details required to allow the vehicle onto the terminal.

A DP World London Gateway staff member will complete section two of this form with the person delivering the vehicle so that both parties agree on the state of the car upon arrival. We will then provide photos, if required, once the vehicle(s) are packed and complete a DGN if required.

You will be asked to confirm if the booking is hazardous. If it is, there must be no more than ¼ tank of petrol in the vehicle.

If the booking is not hazardous the tank must be virtually empty; we will also disconnect the battery once the vehicle is in the container. 



Fumigation of containers can be arranged for both import and export containers. Please note that sometimes the authorities will request fumigation of a container, in the event that an inspection is not able to continue until fumigation has been carried out. 

Please note that sometimes the authorities will request fumigation of a container, in the event that an inspection is not able to continue until fumigation has been carried out. In these circumstances we will contact you to request approval for us to proceed.


Container weighing

Easy container weighing solution for UK exporters.

DP World has invested in state of the art container weighing solutions to provide shippers with a seamless service when exporting goods through its UK container terminals.

  • No disruption to your supply chain
  • No delays for hauliers at the terminal while obtaining the container weight
  • Same seamless solution applies for boxes arriving by rail
  • Highly accurate weight verification that is compliant with the regulations from the Maritime & Coastguard Agency in the UK.

At DP World London Gateway and DP World Southampton we will provide you with fully compliant and verified weighing solutions to meet the new International Maritime Organisation legislation which comes into effect on 1 July 2016.

Visit our dedicated container weighing website by clicking here.


Port tariff, terms and conditions, and bye-lawsDownload the latest port tariff, our terms and conditions and the port byelaws:

Download DP World London Gateway Port Public Tariff 2021 (PDF)

Download DP World London Gateway Port Public Tariff 2020 (PDF)

Download DP World London Gateway Port Byelaws (PDF)

Download General Port Terms & Conditions - December 2017 (PDF)

Download Terms & Conditions for container weighing at DP World London Gateway (PDF)

Download DP World tax strategy in relation to the UK sub-group (PDF)






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