Heliport Overview

The Heliport is restricted to certain types of helicopters due to the surrounding residential areas.

It is a requirement that operators using the Heliport for the first time that they arrange a pre-visit to acquaint themselves with approaches, surrounding property and satisfy themselves of its suitability for their use.


Dimensions of the Heliport

The dimensions of the Heliport are:

  • Width: 38 meters (parallel with river)

  • Length: 27 to 32 meters

The TLOF dimentions are:

  • H1 diameter: 20.6 meters

  • H2 diameter: 16.4 meters

  • H3 diameter: 16.4 meters


Passenger Amenities

Passenger Lounge

A passenger lounge with seating and refreshments is available to passengers and crew.

Sanitary Facilities

Sanitary facilities are available to passengers and crew.

Dedicated Drop-off and Pick-up

Passengers can be picked up and dropped off directly at the Heliport's dedicated entrace.

Chauffeur Service

A chauffeur services can be arranged - by booking only.


Compliant Perimeter Lighting

The heliport has been equipped with ICAO compliant HEMS Star portable helipad lighting system from FEC Heliports to allow for night-time operations.

Please contact SLH operations team for more information on night-time operations.


Operating Hours

It is required to make an advance booking to use the Heliport.

Monday to Friday 08:00 – 19:00

(minimum of 4 hours’ notice required)

Saturdays and Sundays 09:00 - 17:30

(by prior arrangement 24 hours’ notice)

Public Holidays by arrangement

(excluding Easter Sunday & Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Eve)

The Heliport may also be used outside of the normal hours of operation, at an additional charge.