Your Port Visit

To Enter The Port

Due to recent changes in state and federal law, security access requirements at Florida seaports are under review. New information will be posted to this web site as it is made available.

Port Manatee requires that all persons who have a legitimate reason to enter the port display and/or possess properly issued identification credentials. This is to ensure the safety and security of all individuals and assets at Port Manatee.

Public ToursPort Manatee Public Tours

All persons entering the port must:

  1. Obtain and display a Port Manatee Port Purpose Card
  2. Possess a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) or agree to established escort protocols

Access and Credentialing

All visitors must proceed to the Access Control Center located at the Port Manatee North Gate Entrance.

Port Manatee North Gate Entrance

Access Control Center
13604 Reeder Rd.
Palmetto, FL 34221 U.S.A.
Phone: 941-722-6455

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