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Current Notices

Issued 2020

No 02 of 2020 Amendment - Port of Southampton - Towage Operators

No 26 (P) of 2020Port of Southampton - Calshot Outfall - Experimental Reef

No 25 (T) of 2020 Amendment Port of Southampton - Ashlett Creek Seawall Repairs

No 24 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton – Reporting and quarantine requirements for recreational arrivals from outside of the United Kingdom 

No 22 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Current Monitoring Surveys – May 2020 - to August 2020

No 21 of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Ship Assist Towage in the Empress Dock

No 20 of 2020Port of Southampton - Escort Towage for Ultra-Large Container Vessels

No 18 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - COVID 19 - Water Sports & Recreational Boating

No 17 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Hydrographic Survey Operations 21st May 2020

No 13 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - COVID-19 Response – Amendment to Southampton Pilotage Directions

No 12 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - BPJ painting of jetty structure 2020

No 10 (T) of 2020 amended - Port of Southampton - Enhanced Surveillance Measures – Maritime Declaration of Health 

No 7 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Pilot Boarding and Disembarking Vessels – Non-compliant ‘Trap Door’ Arrangements

No 6 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton – Vessel Traffic Monitoring Notification and Reporting Requirements for Ships and Ports

No 5 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Calshot Dolphin (Ammendment 21/01/2020)

No 1 (T) of 2020 - Port of Southampton - Notices to Mariners in Force

Issued 2019

No 57 (T) of 2019 - Port of Southampton – River Itchen – Crosshouse – Temporary Mark

No 56 (T) of 2019 - Port of Southampton - Fawley Power Station Approach Channel Maintenance Dredging

No 17 of 2019 - Port of Southampton - Compliance with Dangerous Goods in Harbour Regulations 2016

No 14 of 2019 - Port of Southampton - Precautionary Area (Thorn Channel)

Issued 2017

No 12 of 2017 Port of Southampton - 'Hot work' Request form

Issued 2016

No 72 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Safety of ABP Pilots

No 32 of 2016 Port of Southampton and Dockyard Port of Portsmouth - Traffic Co-ordination and VHF Communications in The Solent

No 29 of 2016 Port of Southampton - River Itchen - Safety of Navigation and Code of Conduct for Rowing

No 28 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Dead Tows, Towage of Unusual Objects and Non-Routine Towage Events 

No 25 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Cross Solent Swims

No 24 of 2016 Port of Southampton - 'Bulk Liquids' Transfer Request Form

No 21 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Marking of Fishing Gear

No 20 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Use of CCTV Images and Telephone Recording

No 18 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Escort Towage for VLCCs > 60,000 DWT

No 17 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Diving at Work Regulations 1997 and Commercial Operations Involving 'Swimmers' 

No 16 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Navigation and Pilotage Requirements for the Operation of Hydrofoils, Hovercraft and Other High Speed Catamaran or Monohull Passenger Vessels   

No 15 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Risk Assessment of Recreational Events

No 14 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Vessels Constrained by Their Draught or Which Can Safely Navigate Only Within a Narrow Channel or Fairway

No 12 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Movement of Gas Tankers in The Solent

No 10 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Marine Safety Management System - Reporting of Damage, Incidents or Potential Risks

No 08 of 2016 Port of Southampton -  MARPOL 73/78 - Prevention of Pollution and Reception Facilities for Ship-Generated Waste 

No 07 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Speed of Vessels and Passing Distances off Jetties and Berths

No 05 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Directions to be observed by Masters of Damaged Vessels

No 04 of 2016 Port of Southampton - Prevention of Oil Pollution