​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Notices to Mariners​ & Operational Instructions

Victorian Notices to Mariners (NtMs) issued by Ports Victoria for the port of Melbourne provide legal notification of changes to port waters that could affect the safe and efficient movement of shipping in or out of the port of Melbourne. The master of a vessel must ensure the vessel carries copies of, and complies with, NtMs affecting the port of Melbourne or its port waters. An RSS feed is available via the link below.

Operational Instructions (OIs) are operational or organisational notices promulgated by the Harbour Master of the port of Melbourne pursuant to section 232 of the Marine Safety Act 2010 (Vic), to port users. Follow this link to the table.

For more information:
Navigation Services, Melbourne
Tel: +61 3 9644 9758
Email: navigationservices@ports.vic.gov.au

Extant ​​​NtMs is​sued by Ports Victoria for port of Melbourne

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Number Description Date
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​ Extant OIs issued by Ports Victoria for port of Melbourne

Number ​ Description ​Date
​02-2024Navigational controls for shipping at Yarraville 5​08 May 2024
​Vessels equipped with engine or shaft power limiters
​29 Apr 2024
​02-2023 Navigational controls for cruise shipping at Station Pier
​04 Aug 2023
Trial for oversize container vessels to Webb Dock
17 Dec 2021
​01-2018 ​Yarraville 6 - Mooring requirements
​29 Mar 2018
Notices to Mariners & Operational Instructions