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07 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.065 of 2020 - Cancellation of Notice

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the following Notice to Mariners has now been cancelled as the Carr Jetty Head and Elbow lights ...
07 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.064 of 2020 - Mid Channel Rock Buoy Light Partially Obscured

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Mid Channel Rock Buoy Light (Q(9)15s) in approx. Position Lat. 51o 40’.19N Long. 005o ...
05 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.062 of 2020 - Navigation Beacon Maintenance

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a schedule of maintenance on fixed navigation beacons will commence on or about 17th August ...
21 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.056 of 2020 - Angle Buoy Light Partially Obscured

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Angle Buoy Light (V.Q.) in approx. position Lat. 51o 41’.63N Long. 005o 08’.24W is ...
20 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.054 of 2020 - Cancellation of NtM 049.20

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the following Notice to Mariners has now been cancelled as the dredging work is now complete: ...
17 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.053 of 2020 - Cancellation of NtM 048.20

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the following Notice to Mariners has been cancelled as Survey work is now complete:   No. 048 ...
04 Jun

Notice to Mariners No.46 of 2020 - Valero Jetty (East End) Small Boat Passage Clearance Height Partially Restricted

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from 22nd June 2020, the Valero Terminal Small Boat Passage at the East End of the Valero Jetty ...
02 Jun

Notice to Mariners No 44 of 2020 - Warning Buoys in Gelliswick Bay, Jenkins Point & Dale Bay

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, warning buoys to prohibit the activities of high-speed craft and water skiers have been ...
01 Jun

Notice to Mariners No.043 of 2020 - Notice to Mariners 37/20 Cancelled

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, Notice to Mariners 037/20 (Leisure Use of Milford Haven Waterway) is now cancelled. Haven ...
21 May

Notice to Mariners No.039 of 2020 - South Hook Buoy Light Partially Obscured

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the South Hook Buoy Light (Q(6)+LFl.15s) in approx. Position Lat. 51o 41’.83N Long. 005o 06’....
07 May

Notice to Mariners No.033 of 2020 - Valero Fog Signal East End of Jetty

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the VALERO JETTY fog signal, Bell (1) 15sec, located at the eastern most end of the jetty, ...
30 Mar

Notice to Mariners No.029 of 2020 - COVID-19 and Pilot Declaration of Health

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID19), Masters of vessels may require the Pilot to ...
28 Mar

Notice to Mariners No.028 of 2020 - Special Procedures For Pilot Embarkation

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid19), the UK Department for Transport, in ...
17 Mar

Notice to Mariners No.022 of 2020 - Ecological Surveys in Milford Haven and Pennar Gut

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 1st April 2020 and 31st August ...
24 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.016 of 2020 - Benthic Grab Surveys in Milford Haven

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between the 6th and 16th March 2020.   2....
11 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.013 of 2020 - Wuhan Novel Coronavirus

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, information and guidance regarding the Wuhan Novel Coronavirus as it relates to vessels ...
29 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.010 of 2020 - Control Depths

  1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following last year’s dredging survey, the following control depths have been amended: ...
07 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.003 of 2020 - Notices Remaining in Force

  1.  MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, the following Notices to Mariners remain in force:   No.13 of 2019: Milford Haven ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.23 - Obstructing the fairway

1. MARINERS ARE REMINDED that vessel movements may occur with limited under keel clearance and in order to navigate safely ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.22 - Weighted Heaving Lines

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that the practice of weighting heaving lines with infills of metal and like objects poses a ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.21 - Letting go tug lines

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that it is a requirement in Milford Haven that tug lines are let go from the ship in a ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.20 - Controlled and Exclusion Zones

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, for enhancement of safety, certain specified vessels whilst navigating within the ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.19 - Message Markers

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, in accordance with IALA V103 training, Milford Haven Port Control will use Standard Marine ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.18 - Hazards to navigation

1. Following a number of incidents that have occurred in the Haven, fishermen are reminded of the hazard to navigation that lost ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.17 - Passage planning and pre-movement declaration

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that aids to passage planning for Milford Haven are now available electronically. 2. Mariners ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.16 - Passage Planning

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that passage plans are a requirement for every movement of reporting vessels of more than 50 ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.15 - Exclusion Zone

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that an exclusion zone for fishing including potting and diving has been established in the Haven....
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.14 - Warning that photographs and video pictures may by taken and used as evidence

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, Milford Haven Port Authority (MHPA) is committed to complying with the Port Marine Safety ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.13 - Coding of Workboats

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that it is a requirement of Milford Haven Port Authority that any workboat offered for ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.12 - Fishing Pot Markers

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that fishing pots must not be laid in the main navigation channels. 2. Lines to marker buoys ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.11 - Escort Tug Wash

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that large wash may be experienced in the vicinity of the West Channel – St. Ann’s Head to ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.10 - Waterskiing, Aquaplaning or similar activities not permitted amongst moorings

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that waterskiing, aquaplaning or similar activities are not permitted amongst moorings or ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.09 - Moored Vessels - Interaction

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the need to navigate with care when passing moored vessels. 2. In particular, the effects of ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.08 - Beam Trawlers

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, they may encounter beam trawlers deploying or recovering their trawl beams in the area ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.07 - Tug Wash During Berthing or Unberthing

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that, small craft should proceed with caution when passing vessels mooring or unmooring with the ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.06 - Navigation outside recognised channels

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that vessels or objects moored to licensed permanent buoys within the following designated ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.05 - Mixed Moorings

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the dangers involved in the use of mixed moorings in the port of Milford Haven. 2. Generally ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.04 - Alongside - Safety

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of the dangers of embarking and disembarking vessels from jetties or quays within the Haven. ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.03 - Milford Haven Leading Lights - High Intensity Lights

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that the following stations are fitted with high intensity lights for use in daylight in reduced ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.02 - Safe Access for Pilots

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED of their obligations to facilitate the safe embarkation and disembarkation of Pilots, as laid ...
06 Jan

Annual Standing Notice No.01 - Milford Haven Port Control

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY REMINDED that Milford Haven Port Authority operates a vessel traffic service which includes harbour ...
03 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.001 of 2020 - Ecological Surveys in Milford Haven and Pennar Gut 2020

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 13th January 2020 and 21st December 2020....
19 Dec

Notice to Mariners No.127 of 2019 - Policy on the Use of Open-Loop Exhaust Scrubbers

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, this Notice to Mariners is to communicate Milford Haven Port Authority’s (MHPA) policy on the ...
02 Dec

Notice to Mariners No.124 of 2019 - Marine Energy Test Area (Meta) Wave Buoy Deployment

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a temporary buoy carrying scientific equipment will be established in Dale Roads, approximate ...
02 Oct

Notice to Mariners 111 of 2019 - Mackerel Landing Stage

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Mackerel Stage (approximate position 51º42’.7N 005º02’.2W) will be removed 02nd ...
15 Aug

Notice to Mariners No.95 of 2019 - Newton Noyes (East End) Jetty Lights Extinguished

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the NEWTON NOYES JETTY East End Fixed Red Lights, in approx. position Lat 51º42.12’N Long ...
30 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.83 of 2019 - Maintenance Operations Dragon LNG Jetty

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, commencing in the week of 5th August 2019 for approximately three months, maintenance ...
26 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.17 of 2019 (Amended) - Marine Energy Test Area (META) Wave Buoy Deployments

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, of two temporary buoys carrying scientific equipment that were established on 26th February ...
04 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.13 of 2019 - Milford Haven Fishermans Pontoon

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, due to damage sustained to the access brow the SWWFA Outer Fisherman’s Pontoon ...
21 Nov

Notice to Mariners No.105 of 2018 - Borehole Survey in Freshwater West by Jack-up barge Sandpiper

1.MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from Friday 23rd November for approximately 2 weeks the jack-up barge SANDPIPER will be ...
10 Oct

Notice to Mariners No.93 of 2018 - Biological Survey Equipment

1.MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from Monday 15th October 2018 biological survey equipment will be deployed in the waterway ...
20 Jul

Notice to Mariners No.66 of 2018 - Pembroke River Navigation Buoy Status

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the unlit Pembroke River Bouys No.7 & No. 11 in respective approximate positions 51° 40.74 ...
05 Feb

Notice to Mariners No.32 of 2018 - Datawell Directional Wave Survey Buoy

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a Datawell Directional Wave Rider MkIII Survey Buoy Fl(5)Y,20s will be deployed in approx. ...