NTM 04/2019

COMMUNICATIONS :-

RAMSGATE HARBOUR & APPROACHES

 1)         Commercial Craft

a) VHF Channel 14   Call sign "Ramsgate Port Control"

All vessels navigating within the Harbour Limits and Approaches shall maintain a listening watch for Ramsgate Port Control on this channel.

 b) VHF Channel 68  shall be used by vessels when communicating with tugs within the port.

Whilst working on channel 68, a listening watch shall be kept on VHF Channel 14 as far as is practicable.

 2)         Leisure Craft

a) VHF Channel 14   Call sign "Ramsgate Port Control"

 All leisure craft in the port approaches or intending to enter the port should listen on VHF Channel 14 until clear inside the RoyalHarbour.

Leisure craft intending to leave the RoyalHarbour should commence listening to VHF channel 14 prior to leaving the RoyalHarbour, and maintain such watch until clear of the approaches.