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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – New Regulations to Cruising Permits

Caroline Blatter

A new Cruising Permit regulation has come into operation for the UAE as of August 2018.

This is for Visiting Foreign Yachts, certainly a small step in the right direction… 

“Foreign Yachts visiting the UAE have the right to cruise between Ports / Marinas in UAE waters for 6 months, provided they obtain a “Cruising Permit” from FTA upon meeting certain requirements & appointing a Shipping Agent."

For more information, please click below and read on:

Superyacht Middle East are the agents to contact for any further information on this region.

Captain Stephen Corbett and his team have been supporting yachts in Abu Dhabi attending the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in Yas Marina.  

They are working tirelessly to make this region a more welcoming place and to help promote Marine Tourism.

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