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DFDS Update - Advance Check-in & Secure Parking Facility at Dunkerque

We would like to remind you of the FREE OF CHARGE parking facility which is now available 24/7. This is facility is only available for DFDS freight customers who are shipping from Dunkerque to Dover.

Drivers will have the option to check-in up to a maximum of 12 hours in advance of their chosen departure time, which provides them with the option to take advantage of the secure parking area whilst having a rest period before sailing on their allocated departure.

Once drivers have checked in to the advance parking area the following terms apply:

  • Advance check-in with secure parking must be requested at the time of check-in
  • Shipment will be allocated to a time specific departure at check-in and cannot be amended
  • Drivers/vehicles are not be permitted to exit the port once they have been allocated a secure parking lane
  • The secure parking area cannot be used for vehicle repairs/maintenance
  • The secure parking area is strictly an alcohol-free zone
  • Only persons checked in for shipment will be permitted in the secure parking area (no visitors allowed)
  • Drivers will have full use of the port terminal facilities i.e. WC/Showers/refreshment area
  • DFDS do not accept liability for missed departures, it is the drivers responsibility to ensure they follow the correct process for loading as instructed at check-in
  • Advance check-in spaces are restricted and will be offered subject to availability and cannot be booked in advance
  • Advance parking is NOT available for vehicles loaded with hazardous goods

DFDS Freight Reservations

04 October 2018

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