Bridge & Lock Info

Lowestoft Bascule Bridge

Bascule Bridge

Bascule Bridge

Associated British Ports Lowestoft

Small Craft and Yachts Notice

Port Safety and Environmental Notice to Masters

Opening times
Book 20 minutes
in advance
Monday to Friday
03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 09:45, 11:15, 14:30, 16:00, 19:00, 21:00, 24:00
Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays
03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 09:45, 11:15, 14:30, 16:00, 18:00, 19:00, 21:00, 24:00
Contact VHF Channel 14, Telephone 01502-572286
Email Lowestoft Port Control

There is a pontoon in the south east corner of the Trawl Dock (opposite RNSYC) for those waiting for the bridge.
The speed limit in the harbour is 4 knots.


Mutford Lock, Mutford Road Bridge & Carlton Railway Bridge

Mutford Lock

Mutford Lock

Visiting the Norfolk Broads

Oulton Broad Yacht Station

The Broads Authority

The Broads Authority Notice to Mariners

Opening Times
Book 24 hours
in advance
April to October
09.00 – 12.00, 13.00 – 17.00
November to March
08.00 – 11.00
Contact VHF Channel 73 or Telephone 01502-531778 (Lock), 01502-574946 (Yacht Station)
Cost £13 per vessel for each lock transit or day return.