|Full name||Roy Gater|
|Date of birth||22 June 1940|
|Place of birth||Chesterton, Staffordshire, England|
|Date of death||2 May 2017(aged 76)|
|1962–1968||Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic||216||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Roy Gater (22 June 1940 – 2 May 2017) was an English footballer. He played for Port Vale, Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic, Crewe Alexandra, Weymouth, Dorchester Town and Christchurch. He made 412 league and cup appearances in a 13-year career in the Football League.