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The Management of the Port Authority of the Cayman Islands would like to remind their valued customers that during the busy holiday season, all cargo collections from the warehouse must be done in a timely manner, so as to not impact safe and efficient operations.

Port Authority would like to especially highlight those persons importing vehicles to the Cayman Islands and request that all importers collect their vehicles without delay.

Port Authority would like to continue to serve you with the highest of standards.

The Management would like to advise their customers that the Billing office, Cargo Distribution Center and the Container yard will be closed on Saturday, November 30, 2019. Customers wishing to clear their goods should do so prior to this date. This closure will not impact the night operations which will be from 6:00 pm to 5:00 am.

All areas will reopen as normal on Monday, December 2, 2019.

Thank you.
Port Authority Management

The Port Authority Of Cayman Islands would like to advice the public that the Light House at East End is repaired and functional as of October 17, 2019

Port Authority will have an auction on the 7th of December.

The auction is at the parking lot of Portland Road Offices and starts from 7 AM.

Full list of items up for auction.

We are seeking a dynamic Port Director who will be responsible for defining and implementing the strategy and vision of the Port Authority of the Cayman Islands (PACI). Responsibility also includes building a strong and competent Management team; having oversight of PACI’s progression from a financial and operational perspective; and ensuring that the ports, facilities and properties owned and operated by PACI are managed in accordance with the safety and security requirements of applicable local and international laws and regulations. Additionally, to ensure that PACI maximises its commercial opportunities to achieve sustained growth and self-sufficiency. The Port Director serves at the will of and is accountable to PACI’s Board of Directors.

Please see the complete Job Advertisement here.

The Port Authority Of Cayman Islands would like to advice the public that the Light House at East End is not functioning and we will advise as soon as it is repaired.

Port Authority of The Cayman Islands (PACI) commissioned into service eight (8) new 2020 TICO Pro-Spotter terminal trucks. These trucks are
specifically designed for terminal operations consisting of a heavy-duty chassis, high weight capacity axle and 5th wheel. With 95% of the truck being galvanized, composite material cab, all metal dashboard, additional safety lighting and driver comforts & safety features will prolong the life as rust will be minimal. These trucks will provide many years of improved efficiency for port operations and lower cost of operations for PACI.

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The Port’s main phone number (949-2055) will be down today (Aug 3rd) from 1pm to 3pm in order to facilitate a phone system upgrade.  Please use our alternate number 623-2055 during this time.  Our apologies for the inconvenience.

Our website will be down for approximately 2 hours today (April 27th) starting at 2pm.  The downtime is to facilitate some important hardware maintenance.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Port of George Town has been re-opened and cruise ships will be tendering at George Town and Spotts today.

The Port Authority of The Cayman Islands wish to inform the public and stakeholders that Monday, December 10, 2018, the Port Authority will be closed for the night operations. The closure is to facilitate our annual Christmas function for the staff.
The Port Authority will resume regular operations at 0800 (8:00am) on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 and night operations at 1800 (6:00pm).
This CPIB applies to all Cayman Islands Ports. Any changes, will be announced by way of the usual publications.

The PACI can be reached via telephone at (345) 949-2055 or Channel 16 VHF FM Marine Radio.
On behalf of the Port Authority staff, management and Board of Directors, we wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year.

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Import of Cargo

Import of Cargo

What to do when your shipment arrives in Grand Cayman Procedures you have to go through before receiving your shipment. You can decide to clear the shipment yourself or appoint a broker to do so on your behalf.

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Export of Cargo

Export of Cargo

Ship your cargo using any of the shipping companies or one of the agents. For Importing and Exporting of Cargo to/from Cayman brac Thompson Shipping is the only agent/company to import and export freight from Cayman Brac. You may contact them for further information.

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