Ships Agency

Shoreham Port operates a thriving Ships Agency which has the local expertise and know-how on where to source cost effective solutions to optimise visits to the Port and deliver quick turnaround times for vessels. The agency operates a 24-hour seven-day a week service.

Our staff have over 20 years’ experience of shipping and represent the ship owner’s interests whilst providing all of the services that may be required for both the crew and the vessel itself. Our Ships Agency personnel have an excellent reputation and are known for their responsive and ‘can do’ attitude.

Additionally the team have experience of agency work in Newhaven port too, should this be of interest please let us know and this can be discussed further. 

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Ships Agency

  • We work in-house within Shoreham Port, in direct contact with our Stevedores, Operations Division and Marine department.
  • We are a 'hands-on' agency boarding each vessel's arrival under our port agency
  • Ships agents for both Shoreham Port and Newhaven Port
  • We offer a 24/7 service with our knowledgeable, professional and personable agents

Crew Welfare

  • Provisions, hotel accommodation, transport, immigration formalities, doctors, dentists and opticians

Offshore Support Services

  • Experience of dealing with offshore support vessels and survey vessels .i.e. mobilisation and demobilisation of vessels
  • We’re based in close proximity to the up and coming Rampion Windfarm

Ship Services

  • Full use of our Marine Department's freshwater, refuelling, garbage and oil/sludge disposal
  • Local knowledge of the area and tradesmen
  • Contacts within all services; marine safety inspections, immersion suits, air con, sewage, welding, marine electronics, life boat servicing, cleaning, fuel suppliers, dry dock, stevedoring, marine
  • Close communication with our operations / marine dept. for berthing at commercial berths
  • Assistance via our tug boat ‘Adurni’, subject to availability

Storage & Logistics

  • We have both under cover and outside storage for vessel related equipment (TBC by the Operations Division.) 
  • Forklift and crane assistance (available upon request)

Dry Cargo Operations

  • Experience of import and export of cargo and all documentation accurately and professionally organised for forestry products, steel cargoes and other dry bulk

For more information please contact a member of the Ships Agency team;



Peter Manville, Head of Ships Agency & Logistics
t: +44 (0)1273 598158

Samantha Woskett, Head of Customer Relations and Logistics
t: +44 (0)1273 598179

Faye Shippam, Agency & Logistics Administrator
t: +44 (0)1273 598189

Leticia Prieto Luis, Trainee Operations & Logistics Administrator
t: +44 (0)1273 598160

On-duty agency number: +44 (0)7884 689834