Formalities

All boats must check into a Port of Entry to Egypt before coming to Abu Tig Marina. At the present time Abu Tig Marina is not a Port of Entry, so Boats will need to check into one of the Ports listed before coming to the Marina. All boats coming to Abu Tig Marina must make a reservation before arriving and contact the Marina Office on VHF 73 before navigating the Marina Entrance Channel.

Ports of Entry to Egypt are

  • Alexandria
  • Suez (Port Tawfik)
  • Taba Heights
  • Safaga
  • Port Ghalib
  • Port Said
  • Sharm El Sheikh
  • Hurghada
  • Qusseir

Documents required in Egypt

  • Port Clearance from your last Port of Call
  • Ships Registration Certificate
  • VHF Radio Liscence
  • Insurance Certificate
  • Crew List
  • Ship’s stamps are always good to have but not essential

N.B.: All the above should be in date (valid) and original copy

To complete the Check in process the following must be completed:

  1. Port Clearance from the Port of Entry
  2. Fees must be paid for Customs Clearance

The Port Clearance must be gained from the chosen Port of Entry to Egypt. The customs Clearance can then be completed in one of two ways:

1. The Customs Clearance can be completed at the Port of Entry, at the same time as the Port Clearance (it may take a few days to process the documentation), No further formalities are required for the duration of the permit issued.

All boats must check into a Port of Entry to Egypt before coming to Abu Tig Marina. At the present time Abu Tig Marina is not a Port of Entry, so Boats will need to check into one of the Ports listed before coming to the Marina. All boats coming to Abu Tig Marina must make a reservation before arriving and contact the Marina Office on VHF 73 before navigating the Marina Entrance Channel.

Ports of Entry to Egypt are

  • • Alexandria
  • • Port Said
  • • Suez (Port Tawfik)
  • • Sharm El Sheikh
  • • Taba Heights
  • • Hurghada
  • • Safaga
  • • Qusseir
  • • Port Ghalib

Documents required in Egypt

  • • Port Clearance from your last Port of Call • Ships Registration Certificate
  • • VHF Radio Liscence • Insurance Certificate
  • • Crew List • Ship’s stamps are always good to have but not essential

N.B.: All the above should be in date (valid) and original copy

To complete the Check in process the following must be completed:

  1. 1. Port Clearance from the Port of Entry
  2. 2. Fees must be paid for Customs Clearance

The Port Clearance must be gained from the chosen Port of Entry to Egypt. The customs Clearance can then be completed in one of two ways:

  1. 1. The Customs Clearance can be completed at the Port of Entry, at the same time as the Port Clearance (it may take a few days to process the documentation), No further formalities are required for the duration of the permit issued.
  2. 2. When issued the Port Clearance from the Port of Entry, a sailing permit to another Customs Port can be requested allowing the boat to travel to a different Marina and complete Customs Clearance at the relevant Customs Port. In this case the Customs Clearance must be completed through a Shipping Agent (e.g. Fantasia Shipping)