Ref. No.: MD/PS/04/ 35 Date 2 /05/2004

Please be informed that Port of Fujairah will require a Declaration of Security (DoS) between the Port Facility and Vessels moored at ports area (inside, Vopak terminal & offshore) at the following cases according to item 5 of the code:

a. The port security level is higher than level 1.
b. A vessel working on a security level higher than the Ports level.
c. When a security threat or a security incident involving the ship or the port facility, as applicable.
d. There is an agreement on a declaration of security between contracting government covering certain international voyages or specific ships on these voyages.

Declaration of security will address the security requirements that could be shared between the port facility and the vessel. Vessels at anchorage area, the port facility security officer will board them for furnishing the DoS with the ship security officer and appropriate charges will be put as per port tariff.

Any vessel requests completion of DoS under the above cases, Marine Department should be notified at least 24 hours before the vessels E.T.A.

So please inform your principals accordingly.