WELCOME TO HMS EXCELLENT MARINA 


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HMS Excellent Marina        Whale Island         Portsmouth        PO2 8ER  
Email: marina.management@hmsexcellentmarina.net


HMS Excellent Marina (also referred to colloquially as "G Mooring Marina") consists of the four pontoon walks that attach to G Mooring.
The pontoons and supporting structures are owned by the Marina Fund which is administered by the Marina Committee who have responsibilty for the maintenance and upkeep of the Marina.
G Mooring itself is an HMS Excellent facility that serves the needs of those arriving and leaving HMS Excellent by boat. There is also a small boat compound at Horsea Island for craft that can be moved and stored on trailers.
Marina berths (restricted length and draft) and storage space at Horsea Island are managed and operated by the Marina Committee (on behalf of the Commanding Officer, HMS Excellent) with priority being given to applications from serving and MoD entitled personnel though applications from those who have retired from Service/MoD will also be considered.
If you require further information then please do not hesitate to contact the Marina Committee by email at: marina.management@hmsexcellentmarina.net






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UPDATED TO 20 November 2022



MARINA RULES & REGULATIONS - UPDATE 
Updated Rules & Regulations is available through the link above or in the Members/Documentation page. This update clarifies the procedure for HMS Excellent pass application and renewal.

CHAIRMAN'S LETTER 1 NOVEMBER 2022 
Jon Scoles marina update letter at 1 November 2022 has been emailed to all berth holders and is available for viewing in Members/Documentation page.

VISITOR NOTIFICATION 
BE WARNED - Berth holders are reminded of the importance of submitting (by email) Visitor Notification Forms (VNF) for their guests no later than 24 hours prior to planned visit. The form is available for download from the Members/Documentation website page. Due to issues beyond marina control downloading the form is not a single click but is achievable by following the instructions.

WHALE ISLAND APPROACH/EXIT 
Berth holders are reminded that, during the hours of darkness, sidelights only are to be used on approach/exit to the Main Gate. TURN HEADLIGHTS OFF.

MARCHING TROOPS 
Berth holders are reminded that any contingent of troops whilst marching in a formed squad must NOT be overtaken unless signalled to do so by the person in charge

MARINE SUPER STORE - AUTHORISED USERS LIST 
An updated list dated 25 August 2022 of persons (berth holders) authorised to purchase items on our account at the MSS Port Solent is available for viewing in the Members/Documentation page. Users of the account MUST ensure their name is on the till receipt & the Marina Bank Account is reimbursed soonest with email notification to marina.management@hmsexcellentmarina.net.

USEFUL SUPPLIERS 
Looking for someone to supply, or make, that 'special' piece for your boat? Check out our Useful Suppliers list in the DOCUMENTATION section. Recently added - Smith & Austin, Hayling Island fabricators of marine 'bits' in stainless steel, BAMPTONS Ltd, Southampton - Suppliers of quality marine timber and The Service Centre - marine electronics repair

BACS PAYMENTS- Berth Holders are encouraged to settle bills eg Berthing Fees and Marine Super Store reimbursements using BACS bank transfers. For those who prefer the 'traditional' cheque method of payment this will operate in parallel with BACS but Berth Holders are to use bank transfer if possible. Marina Bank Account details have been emailed to Berth Holders and Compound users.
It is important to note that users of the account are to notify, by email to the Marina, details of their purchase a.s.a.p following the transaction. Please ensure that your name is on the till receipt as a reference.

ITEMS FOR SALE 
Check out the ITEMS FOR SALE page in the members area. Lots of bargains available including 2.5 lt of HEMPEL Xtra antifoul. Email to the marina details of any items you have for sale and we will post on the site for you.

HMS EXCELLENT MARINA BURGEE 
Be the talking point around the marinas and fly this unique burgee
We are delighted to announce that the HMS Excellent Marina burgee design has been recovered from hibernation. New burgees are now available for purchase at a subsidized price of £20 by email request to the Marina. (Hover over image to enlarge)