Guide to visiting St Helier – super yachts and training vessels

Pilotage

Pilotage is undertaken by Jersey Harbours and charges are detailed in the Commercial Tariffs, unless otherwise stated.

Pilotage is compulsory for all vessels 35 metres and over in length, or if carrying 13 or more passengers. Sailing vessels with a bow sprit are calculated using their waterline length.

Berths

All berths detailed below are Commercial Berths and subject to ISPS compliance.

Albert Pier – N°3 Sump 3.4m BCD Length 104m Quay height ACD 13.0m
Albert Pier – N°2 Depth 2.0m BCD Length 64m Quay height ACD 13.0m
Victoria Pier – East Cross Depth 2.2m BCD Length 73m Quay height ACD 13.0m

Please note, shore access is via landing stages built into the Quay. Sailing vessels should consider yard height at LW and any possible conflicts with the Quay height.

Amenities and services

Water : Water is supplied by Jersey Water | telephone : +44 (0) 1534 707300 | email : info@jerseywater.je

Electricity : 16A and 64A available charged at JEC rate per units consumed (Albert Pier)

Waste : Euro bins and recycling points are available on the quay

Fenders :  Yokohama fenders are available and provided by the Marine Operations Section of Jersey Harbours

Linesmen : Vessels must arrange for approved line handlers to facilitate their arrival/departure; self-mooring is only permitted with the approval of the Harbour Master following assurance that a risk assessment, briefings and appropriate PPE are in place.

Solent Stevedores are approved Line Handlers telephone +44 (0) 1534 724401

Harbour work boats

Work boats are supplied by Jersey Harbours and charged as detailed in the Commercial Tariffs, unless otherwise stated.

Work boat : Halycon – 8m open work boat (0.9 ton bollard pull)

Tugs : Duke of Normandy – 28m Damen Shoalbuster (28 ton bollard pull)

Agents

Independent of the Port Authority, it is recommended that an agent is assigned for your visit.

St Helier Port Services

Telephone : +44 (0) 1534 870300 | email : shipsagent@sthelierportservices.com

Channel Seaways

Telephone : +44 (0) 1534 721515 | email : questions@alderneyshipping.com

Jersey Coastguard and St Helier VTS

Jersey Coastguard

VHF working Channel 82 | telephone : +44 (0) 1534 447705 | email : jerseycoastguard@ports.je

48 hours prior to arrival : confirm visit, including ETA to Jersey Coastguard

On route to Jersey : report to Jersey Coastguard on VHF with one hour notice of arrival to Pilot Station

St Helier VTS

VHF Channel 14 | | telephone : +44 (0) 1534 447722 | email : sthelierVTS@ports.je

Report to St Helier VTS on entering the VTS area and at recognised reporting points.

Harbour details

Images and ‘chartlet’ (not to be used for navigation) of St Helier Harbour for reference purposes.