Notice to Mariners

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 05-2020

Stornoway Marina Inner Channel Marker Stornoway Marina Inner Channel Marker No. 2 W Side (Fl R 4 s) Position 58°12.620N 006°23.420W AtoN No. 3980.6 This light is extinguished, mariners should navigate with caution Learn more

NOTICE TO MARINERS 01-2020

Jack Up Barge Drilling Bore Holes Mariners are advised that a Jack up Barge will be drilling exploratory bore holes near a position of:  58° 11.7N 6° 23.2W The Jack Up is expected to be conducting operations from the 19th 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