Port SecurityThe Port of Hamilton is a secured facility, with access restricted to authorized individuals
Hamilton Port Authority Security Overview
The Port of Hamilton is a secured facility, with access restricted to authorized individuals with need and right to access port areas. Card readers at the various electronic gates will provide access to individuals holding a Port Security Access Card (PSAC) issued by the Port Security Centre.
Individuals without a PSAC must proceed to the Port Security Centre at 450 Sherman Ave to acquire a PSAC.
The Pier 26 swing gates and the Hillyard St. swing gates at Evans McKeil Way are closed 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Access may be arranged by calling the Port Security Centre.
Visitors to port property must be accompanied at all times by a person with a valid PSAC.
Security and Emergency Contact Information
CALL 911 FIRST IN ANY EMERGENCY SITUATION
To report marine and/or rail emergencies or to report suspicious activity call:
Harbour Master’s Office / Port Patrol
905.525.3412 – 24 Hours
and then call:
Transport Canada Emergency Reporting Centre
1.888.857.4003 – 24 Hours
Environmental Emergency Spills Action Centre (SAC)