Before passing through, vessels wishing to pass through the lock must contact port security. 

Contact port security

Please inform port security about the name, length and draught of the vessel.

Inbound vessels must wait for outbound vessels.

When locking through a lock, the vessel must be moored and the screw must not be activated after mooring.

Vessels with a length of more than 33 metres must make arrangements with the lock keeper regarding passage.



Passage can take place at the following times:


On weekends and public holidays, the last locking is at 15:30. On weekdays, the last locking is at 17:30 or by special arrangement with the lock keeper.

From 1 April to 30 October, locking is possible at 21:30. Registration must be submitted to port security no later than 20.00.

The Dynamic Beacon of the Danish West Coast

The Port of Hvide Sande leads the way in the sustainable development of the local area, creating a symbiosis between port and town. We wish to promote openness and good communication with all customers and partners.

By investing in the green transition, while at the same time the port operates an economic, efficient and socially responsible business enabling investment in the port's infrastructure and land, as well as in the development of existing and new business areas.