Channel Seaways

Channel Seaways operates out of Poole to the Channel Islands. Whether you are shipping to Alderney, Guernsey or Jersey we can carry goods and make it easy for you.

Our dedicated team in Poole can handle just about anything, from a box of cat food to a timber framed house or a 12m length of steel to a new sofa for the mother-in-law! Goods can be shipped loose, palletised or containerised but rest assured all will be looked after by our very experienced teams.

Due to the efficiency of our Poole team, deliveries can be made promptly and waiting times are minimal. We can efficiently process the paperwork so that V.A.T. exemption certificates can be issued for goods being sent to the Channel Islands, ensuring a ‘hassle-free’ experience.

Freight consolidation is also available as is tracking of goods. This latter facility being available by phone. Shipping to the Channel Islands with Channel Seaways is aimed to make the process both customer friendly and great value for money.

Channel Seaways can also offer collections throughout the UK and delivery to the final destination in all of the Channel Islands.

A fully trained team of staff is able to deal with all customs formalities including Guernsey to Jersey. We look forward to hearing from you and ensuring all that you need is met with a personalised and friendly service.

Please note: at Channel Seaways we do not have just one salesman promising the cheapest rates; we rely on personal recommendations, word of mouth and everyone from the MD up to the ships crew to sell our excellent services. We operate without large administration infrastructure to ensure we can offer really competitive rates.

Key contacts:

  • Bruno Kay-Mouat (Managing Director - Based in Guernsey) Anything and everything!General enquiries Charters/special/project cargoes Agency Any feedback Recycling solutions TFS shipments Problem solving/logistic challenges
  • Wendy Hamon (Alderney Manager - Based in Alderney) To make passenger bookings To enquire about any sailings to and from Alderney To provide quotes and information regarding freight
  • Karen Swarbrick (Transport Manager / Freight Agent - Based in Guernsey) Alderney Shipping & International freight enquiries & prices Customs clearances DSV queries Guernsey Outriders General warehouse queries
  • Ben Wilding (Accounts Administrator - Based in Guernsey) Invoice queries and credit control
  • Martin Brady (National Freight Agent - Based in Guernsey) Channel seaways UK-Channel Island freight enquiries & prices Customs clearances
  • Ray Murphy (Ships Agency Manager - Based in Poole) General enquiries relating to shipping goods to/from C.I
  • Carl Young (Ships Agency Clerk - Based in Poole) General enquiries relating to shipping goods to/from C.I
  • Shaun Ralley (Ships Agency Clerk - Based in Poole) General enquiries relating to shipping goods to/from C.I
  • Chris Hamelin (General Manager, Jersey - Based in Jersey) Jersey freight enquiries & quotes Jersey –all enquiries
  • Darren Le Corre (Office Administrator - Based in Jersey) General freight enquiries
  • Julie Ceresa (Accounts Administrator - Based in Guernsey) Channel Seaways Accounts queries To pay your invoice
  • Tim Vidamour (Credit Controller - Based in Guernsey) Invoice issues