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Littlehampton Harbour is located at the mouth of the River Arun on the south coast between Chichester and Worthing. Got a question? Check our FAQs.

Register and pay harbour fees

Click here to register your vessel and pay daily harbour dues online (or arrange to pay harbour dues at the monthly or annual rates).

Click here for information on other marine services or here for information for visitors. 

If you already have an invoice  you can pay through our fast and secure payment portal here.

Know the rules

  • Speed limit is 6.5 knots  
  • Dead slow when passing moorings – no wash!
  • Monitor VHF Channel 71
  • All vessels must register & pay Harbour Dues before going afloat or, if visiting from sea, before departing 
  • Permits required for Jet Skis / PWCs (click here)
  • More info here or download the pocket guide

Check the weather and tides

Make sure you understand the forecast and its implications before you go out

Set our weather dashboard as your homepage giving tide times, AIS shipping movements, wind and wave forecasts and live data all on one convenient page 

If in doubt, contact us on VHF Channel 71 or 01903 721 215


Brief harbour closures occur a few times each month (at high water on spring tides) for the arrival or departure of large vessels. More info here.