Notices to Mariners 2024

Notices to Mariners for Lowestoft and East Anglian Coast area, relevant mainly to the owners of private leisure craft moored at or visiting Lowestoft Cruising Club. Each notice opens in a new page, shown in pdf format.

Notices to Mariners issued 2024


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - Oulton Broad Railway Bridge maintenance
Date of issue: 16.02.2024


Great Britain and Ireland - Review of Aids to Navigation
Date of issue: 15.02.2024


Lowestoft Outer Harbour - Waveney Dock : temporary marker buoy
Date of issue: 13.02.2024


Lowestoft Outer Harbour and NE Approaches – Diving Activities
Date of issue: 12.02.2024


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - Gull Wing construction: Notice of temporary suspension to navigation update
Date of issue: 09.02.2024


Harwich Haven - Dredging Operations: Siskin & Jean T
Date of issue: 07.02.2024


Lowestoft - Notices to Mariners in Force 2024
Date of issue: 01.01.2024


Notices to Mariners issued 2023

Lowestoft Southern Approaches – Shoaling at the entrance to Stanford Channel
Date of issue: 20.11.2023


Lowestoft Harbour - Revised small craft and yachts notice

Information for small craft and yachts using Lowestoft Harbour and the seaward approaches to Mutford Lock
Date of issue: 13.11.2023


Harwich Haven and Approaches - Seasonal recreational mark: Harwich Shelf
Date of issue: 09.11.2023


Breydon Bridge and Haven Bridge - fully operational
Date of issue: 08.11.2023


Harwich Haven and Approaches - Seasonal recreational marks
Date of issue: 25.10.2023


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - New Pontoon for Gull Wing Bridge
Date of issue: 30.06.2023


Ha’Penny Pier pontoons
Date of issue: 06.04.2023


Woodbridge Haven lighted buoy
Date of issue: 03.04.2023


Cork Hole experimental lighted buoy
Date of issue: 03.02.2023


Notices to Mariners issued 2022

Updated information for leisure vessels arriving into the UK
Date of issue: 04.08.2022


Coronavirus (covid-19) – Updated vessel notification requirements

Complete only if there are any suspected or confirmed cases of disease which is likely to be highly transmissible or contagious. Date of issue: 25.05.2022

Harwich, Cork Hole - Experimental lighted buoy
Date of issue: 14.04.2022


Sanctions on Russian vessels
Date of issue: 03.03.2022


N.W. Holm lighted buoy
Date of issue: 11.02.2022


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - Gull Wing construction site: updated details
Date of issue: 15.01.2022

Notices to Mariners issued 2021


Lowestoft Approaches - UXO position SE to Lowestoft
Date of issue: 15.11.21


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - Gull Wing Bridge construction: temporary reporting requirement
Date of issue: 09.09.2021


East Anglia - International catering waste
Date of issue: 05.03.2021

Notices to Mariners issued 2020


Lowestoft Harbour - Impending changes to vessel reporting procedures
Date of issue: 24.12.2020


Lowestoft Harbour and approaches - Management of vessel speed and wash
Date of issue: 01.07.2020


Border health control measures - Application to marine leisure users
Date of issue: 13.06.2020


Lowestoft - Advice on Harbour use during easing of COVID-19 restrictions
Date of issue: 14.05.2020

Notices to Mariners issued 2019


Lowestoft Inner Harbour - Town and Cefas Quay passing speed
Date of issue: 25.07.2019

Notices to Mariners issued 2018


Galloper Windfarm - Crew transfer vessel: Iceni Defender
Date of issue: 11.05.2018


Galloper Windfarm - Crew transfer vessels: Seacat Liberty, Ranger and Vigilent
Date of issue: 11.05.2018

Notices to Mariners issued 2017


Passage plan publication
Date of issue: 29.08.2017


Lowestoft Harbour - Reporting of vessel movements
Date of issue: 19.08.2017


Lowestoft Harbour - Use of weighted heaving lines
Date of issue: 07.02.2017

Notices to Mariners issued 2015


Lowestoft Harbour - Use of lifejackets
Date of issue: 08.11.2015

Notices to Mariners issued 2011


Lowestoft Harbour - Port entrance traffic lights
Date of issue: 14.07.2011

Notices to Mariners issued 2007


Lowestoft Harbour - Protection of ABP employees from passive smoking
Date of issue: 29.06.2007

Notices to Mariners issued directly

The Lowestoft notices to mariners are available from the

The Broads Authority

The Great Yarmouth notices to mariners are available from the page

Harwich Haven Authority

Trinity House

Lowestoft Bascule Bridge opening times are shown on the page

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