Georgia Ports Authority

Gate Hours & Rules


INTERCHANGE GATE OPERATING HOURS and RULES

The following Operating Hours and Rules will be observed at Georgia Ports Authority’s Garden City Terminal Gates 3, and 4.

Operating Hours Gate 3

0600 -1800 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
(Cut-off for Pick-up 1630, Drop-off 1700)
(Cut-off for Reefer Services 1615)
(Perimeter inbound gates should close at 1700)

0600 – 1700 Friday
(Cut-off for Pick-up 1630, Drop-off 1700)
(Cut-off for Reefer Services 1615)
(Perimeter inbound gates should close at 1700)

Operating Hours Gate 4

0600 -1800 Monday through Friday
(Cut-off for Pick-up 1630, Drop-off 1700)
(Cut-off for Reefer Services 1615)
(Perimeter inbound gates should close at 1700)

0800 – 1200 x 1300 - 1700 Saturday
(Cut-off for Pick-up 1600, Drop-off 1630)
(Reefer Services MUST BE AUTHORIZED by the Line)
(Perimeter inbound gates should close at 1630)

Operating Rules:

Gates 3, and 4 are for Containerized transactions only
     Commercial Vans and loose freight should be directed to Gates 1 or 5
Bob-tail Trucks should enter through Gate 1 or Gate 5 and proceed to
the Internal Kiosk for Pick-up Ticket processing
Bob-tail Trucks should exit through Gate 1 or Gate 5

Any long-term changes to the current Operating Hours will be communicated accordingly. Any daily extensions of Operating Hours will be communicated through our current Overtime Authorization Form.