NTM 6 - 2022

Harbour Master

16th August 2022

With immediate effect Russian vessels as defined in the Russia (Sanctions) (EU Exit) (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulations 2022 and Belarusian vessels as defined in the Republic of Belarus (Sanctions) (EU Exit (Amendment) Regulations 2022, will not be permitted to enter the Statutory Harbour Authority area of Londonderry Port and Harbour Commissioners until further notice.

Lough Foyle Admiralty Chart 2511
The Regulations require that ports must not provide a ship with access to a port in the UK if they know, or have reasonable cause to suspect, that the ship is:
a) a ship owned, controlled, chartered or operated by a designated person,
b) a ship owned, controlled, chartered or operated by persons connected with Russia or Belarus,
c) a ship registered in Russia or Belarus,
d) a ship flying the flag of Russia or Belarus, or
e) a specified ship.

All shipping agents are requested to inform Foyle Port if they have reason to believe that a vessel is not permitted to enter the port in accordance with the above regulations.

This notice supersedes NtM 01-2022 - Russia (Sanctions) (EU Exit) (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulations 2022.

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