Gateshead Millennium Bridge tilt requests
Requests for a bridge tilt must be made seven days in advance. We cannot consider any requests less than 24 hours in advance.
Bridge tilts are available to shipping 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at no charge.
Any vessel with a mast or superstructure less than 24 metres in height above the waterline wishing to pass under the bridge can request a bridge lift.
Visit Port of Tyne for further information on lighting and navigating the Gateshead Millennium Bridge or contact TYNEVTS on vhf Ch 12 or 0191 257 2080.