Lifeline and food supplies into the island everyday
Providing vital sea defences
Providing 24/7 access for boat owners
365 days per year
Cruise liner passengers inject millions into our island economy every year
Across the entire Guernsey Harbours' estate
Nearly all freight into the island is facilitated by Guernsey Harbours
The original harbour was built in 1275
The services provided by Guernsey Harbours are significant and wide ranging including managing vessel movements, the transit of passengers and cargo, property and estate management, providing facilities and infrastructure for community leisure activities, managing multiple marinas with over 2000 berths and moorings, facilitating the safe arrival and departure of 100,000 cruise liner passengers, Coastguard services and hosting events.
Guernsey Harbours is a trading unit of the Public Services Department (PSD). It operates the two major harbours in Guernsey, St Peter Port and St Sampson, and is responsible for substantial real estate at both locations. The harbours are iconic and integral to Guernsey's image, identity and life and are strategically vital to the Bailiwick.