Notice to Mariners

NOTICE TO MARINERS 11-2020

COVID-19 SHORE LEAVE RESTRICTIONS Due to the unprecedented circumstances, there will be no shore leave for commercial vessels. Vessels will be allowed to take on fuel and water. Should any vessels require stores they can contact Stornoway Shipping Services: Telephone: Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 10-2020

NOTICES to MARINERS UPDATE The work detailed in the following Notices to Mariners has been completed. These Notice to Mariners are now cancelled. NtM 01-20 Drilling bore holes – now completed. NtM 05-20 Marina inner channel marker – now lit. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 07-2020

There is currently a significant outbreak of a novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) affecting China and a number of other countries (See list of current risk areas ) which has resulted in cases across the world, as well as on cruise ships. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 06-2020

NOTICES REMAINING IN FORCE Please be advised that the following Local Notice to Mariners remain in force. All other Local Notice to Mariners are hereby cancelled. NToM 05-2018 Ferry Movement North of Arnish NToM 13-2019 Construction work at Newton Basin Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 24-2019

Trawl doors on fishing vessels to be inboard. All fishing vessels should ensure their trawl doors are inboard on arrival into Stornoway. This will help prevent damage to piers and to other vessels. Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 23-2019

Vessels berthing at North Beach Quay All vessels berthing at North Beach Quay should not berth in front of the doors at the Fish Market, unless they are landing their catch. When vessels have landed their catch, they should then Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 13-2019

Construction work at Newton Basin Mariners are advised that construction work for a new marina at Newton is due to commence Land reclamation and associated construction works are due to commence on Monday 6th May 2019 and are expected to Learn more

Notice to Mariners 5-2018

3 December 2018 Restrictions on other vessels when the Ferry is north of the Arnish Buoy After careful consideration by the Authority’s marine safety management team, to enable the lifeline ferry service to operate safely and on time, even when Learn more