SUBJECT : VESSELS CALLING AT FUJAIRAH PORT AND FUJAIRAH OFFSHORE ANCHORAGE

 Further to our Notice to Mariners No. 65 dated 02/06/2001, 2 more flags, TONGA and SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE are included in the list of countries banned from entering U.A.E Ports, Anchorage Areas and Territorial Waters. Therefore, please read our Notice to Mariner No. 65 dated 02/06/2001 as follows:

As per the U.A.E Cabinet's decision nos. 23/2001 & 122/2002 issued by Ministry of Communication, ships flying flags of below listed countries are banned from entering U.A.E ports, Anchorage Areas and Territorial Waters unless they carry valid classification certificates issued by a member of (IACS) International Association of Classification Societies.

Countries covered by the ban include the following:

 1.     Albania

 2.     Belize

 3.     Honduras

 4.     Georgia

 5.     Saint Vincent

 6.     Grenadines

 7.     Mauritius

 8.     Cambodia

 9.     Maldives

 10.   Comoro Islands

 11.   Bolivia

 12.   Tonga

 13.   Sao Tome and Principe