Port of Banjul (GMBJL), Banjul, Gambia

Pier Jetty Or Wharf
Basic Information
Name
:

Banjul

Local Port Name
:

Port of Banjul

Port Authority
:

Gambia Ports Authority

Port Code
:

GMBJL

Type
:

Pier, Jetty or Wharf

Latitude
:

13° 26' 0" N

Longitude
:

16° 34' 0" W

First Port Of Entry
:

Yes

ETA Message Required
:

Yes

USA Representative
:

Yes

Medical Facilities
:

Yes

Port Size
:

Small

Harbor Features
Harbor Size
:

Very Small

Shelter
:

Good

Max Vessel Size
:

Over 500 feet in length

Harbor Type
:

River Natural

Turning Area
:

Yes

Good Holding Ground
:

Yes

Entrance Restrictions
Tide
:

Yes

Overhead Limit
:

No

Swell
:

No

Ice
:

No

Other
:

Yes

Water Depth
Channel
:

26 - 30 feet, 7.1 - 9.1 meters

Cargo Pier
:

31 - 35 feet, 9.4 - 10 meters

Mean Tide
:

1 foot

Anchorage
:

56 - 60 feet, 17.1 - 18.2 meters

Oil Terminal
:

16 - 20 feet, 4.9 - 6.1 meters

Pilotage
Compulsory
:

Yes

Available
:

---

Advisable
:

---

Local Assist
:

---

Tugs
Assist
:

Yes

Salvage
:

---

Quarantine
Pratique
:

---

Deratt Cert
:

Yes

Other
:

Yes

Contact Details
Address
:

34 Liberation Avenue P O Box 617 Banjul Gambia

Fax
:

220 227268

800-Number
:

---

Email
:

info@gamport.gm

Website
:

www.gambiaports.com

Phone
:

220 227266

Telephone
:

Yes

Radio
:

Yes

Air
:

Yes

Telegraph
:

Yes

Radio Tel
:

Yes

Rail
:

---

Loading & Unloading
Wharves
:

Yes

Med Moor
:

Yes

Anchor
:

Yes

Ocean
:

---

Ice
:

---

Lift Cranes
100 Plus Ton Lifts
:

---

50-100 Ton Lifts
:

---

25-49 Ton Lifts
:

---

0-24 Ton Lifts
:

Yes

Fixed Cranes
:

---

Mobile Cranes
:

Yes

Floating Cranes
:

---

Port Services
Longshore
:

Yes

Electrical Repair
:

---

Steam
:

---

Electrical
:

Yes

Navigation Equipment
:

---

Supplies
Provisions
:

Yes

Fuel Oil
:

Yes

Deck
:

Yes

Water
:

Yes

Diesel Oil
:

No

Engine
:

Yes

Other Services
Ship Repairs
:

Limited

Marine Railroad Size
:

---

Degauss
:

---

Drydock Size
:

---

Garbage Disposal
:

No

Dirty Ballast
:

No

Shipping Lines Served