Notice to Mariners
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21 May

Notice to Mariners No. 42 of 2019 - Lock Entrance to Milford Marina

  MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, Scaffolding will be erected on the 22nd May on the Milford side (East wall) and will ...
20 May

Notice to Mariners No. 41 of 2019 - Return of the Cleddau Rowing Race

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, a rowing race will take place on Saturday 8th June 2019.2. The race will begin at ...
20 May

Notice to Mariners No. 40 of 2019 - NARC Coast Care Dive

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, on Saturday 25th May 2019, scuba diving activities will take place off Hobbs Point, ...
15 May

Notice to Mariners No.38 of 2019 - Mackerel Landing Stage returned to service

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Mackerel Stage (approximate position 51º42’.7N 005º02’.2W) has been returned to ...
15 May

Notice to Mariners No. 37 of 2019 - Cancellation of NTM 31 Storm Damage Mackerel landing stage

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the following Notice to Mariners has now been cancelled: No. 31 of 2019 – Storm Damage ...
09 May

Notice to Mariners No. 36 of 2019 - Oil Spill Pollution Training Exercise

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, an Oil Spill Clean-Up Exercise will be taking place on the Milford Haven Waterway on ...
09 May

Notice to Mariners 35 of 2019 - Ecological Trawl Surveys

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 10th May 2019 and 31st May 2019. ...
12 Apr

Notice to Mariners No.30 of 2019 - Cancellation of NTM 90.18 and Amendment of 01.19

  1) MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the following Notice to Mariners has now been cancelled: No. 90 of 2018 – GEOGRAPHIC ...
27 Mar

Notice to Mariners No 24 of 2019 - Control Depths

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following the recent plough dredging and survey, the following control depths have been ...
13 Mar

Notice to Mariners No 21 of 2019 - 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 2019 and 31st August ...
01 Mar

Notice to Mariners No. 19 of 2019 - Cancellation of Notice to Mariners No 16 of 2019 Plough Dredging Operations

1.    MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the  Plough Dredging Operations are now complete and as such the following Notice to ...
01 Mar

Notice to Mariners No.18 of 2019 - Cancellation of Notices to Mariners No 14 & 15 of 2019

MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the St Anns Buoy and Milford Dock Buoy Navigation Aids have been reinstated and as such the ...
26 Feb

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

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, two temporary buoys carrying scientific equipment will be established in East Pickard Bay ...
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 ...
14 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.06 of 2019 - Maintenance Operations

1.MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, commencing in the week of 19th January 2019, barge operations will take place at PUMA ENERGY ...
11 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.04 of 2019 - Milford Dock Preferred Channel Buoy

1.MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Milford Dock Preferred Channel Buoy Fl(2+1)R.6s in approx. charted position Lat ...
11 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.03 of 2019 - Control Depths

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, following a recent LIDAR hydrographic survey the following control depths have been amended: ...
08 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.02 of 2019 - Ecological Surveys in Milford Haven and Pennar Gut

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, ecological surveys will take place on the Haven between 21st January 2019 and 15th December ...
08 Jan

Notice to Mariners No.01 of 2019 - Notices remaining in force

1.MARINERS ARE REMINDED that, the following Notice to Mariners remain in force: No.32 of 2018 – Datawell Directional Wave ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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....
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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. ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
08 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 ...
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 ...
28 Sep

Notice to Mariners No.90 of 2018 - Geophysical Survey

1.MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, from Friday 28th September 2018 a programme of Geophysical surveys will be conducted across ...
14 Sep

Notice to Mariners No.84 of 2018 - Hakin Point Outfall Buoy

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that, the Special mark (Fl.Y.2.5sec) in approximate position 51° 42.25N 005° 02.55W is off ...
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 ...
10 Apr

Notice to Mariners No.42 of 2018 - Waverider Buoy & Admiralty Buoy

1. MARINERS ARE HEREBY ADVISED that a Yellow Waverider Buoy Fl(5)W, 20secs will be moored on Dale Shelf Anchorage in approximate ...
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. ...