February 2023 – Associated British Ports Acquires Solent Gateway Limited

1 February 2023

Associated British Ports acquires Solent Gateway Ltd

Ministry of Defence and SGL Joint Statement on Marchwood Port

28 February 2022

In 2016, the MOD awarded a 35 year concession to Solent Gateway Limited (SGL) to operate and develop Marchwood Port.  SGL provides port services and capital improvements to the port for the MOD to maintain and improve its Sea Mounting Centre capability. This investment will create significant new space for commercial operations in the port, […]

22nd February HGVs & Marchwood Port

22 February 2022

SGL is committed to working with the local community and we would like to thank local residents for their understanding and patience over the past few days. We appreciate that HGVs queuing on local roads to come into Marchwood Port has caused some disruption and we sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused. The adverse weather […]

Resolution to grant planning consent for the development of Marchwood Port received from New Forest District Council

10 February 2022

Solent Gateway Ltd is pleased to announce that New Forest District Council has passed a resolution to grant planning consent for the development of Marchwood Port. The planning consent is now subject to the signing of a S106 legal agreement, which we hope will be completed in the near future. The development of the port […]

August 2021 – Community Newsletter

20 August 2021

You can download or read a copy of our community newsletter with information about the final planning submission here.

Planning Application submitted

18 August 2021

August 2021 – We have finalised our plans and submitted a planning application for the development of Marchwood Port to New Forest District Council. You can view a selection of the planning application documents on the consultation page. If you would like to view the full application, you can visit the Council’s website and search using reference 21/11156.

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire Rescue Service Practice Exercise

9 July 2021

HIWFRS competed their first training exercise at Marchwood Port on Monday evening. The exercise went very well and we would like to thank the local community for its understanding. They will be back at the port testing some equipment on Saturday 24th July but this will be in the morning and will not be visible […]

Read our letter about the upcoming SGL & Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire Service Exercise

25 June 2021

On Monday 5th of July 2021 from 7.00pm until 10.00pm the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Fire Service will be undertaking a practice exercise at Marchwood Port. You can read our letter to local residents here.  

June 2021 Community Liaison Group Meeting Report published.

15 June 2021

Read the report from our Community Liaison Group – May 2021 Meeting.

April Newletter

26 April 2021

Read our April 2021 newsletter here – Solent Gateway Newsletter – April 2021 As we finalise the planning application for submission, we are asking for any final comments that anyone would like to make be sent to us by Sunday 16 May 2021. You can send us your comments by emailing (clickable link) or writing to us […]