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water skiing in poole harbour - Poole Harbour Commissioners

water skiing in poole harbour - Poole Harbour Commissioners

water skiing in poole harbour - Poole Harbour

POOLE HARBOUR COMMISSIONERS LOCAL NOTICE TO MARINERS POOLE HARBOUR No: 5/2006 Date: 24 May 2006 A permit is required to waterski in Poole Harbour. WATER SKIING IN POOLE HARBOUR Water Skiing and wake boarding may take place only in the designated area to the north of the Arne Peninsular between Gold Point and WH12 buoy. Vessels engaged in water skiing and wake boarding are exempt from the speed limit within this area. Other vessels in this area not engaged in these activities are not exempt from the speed limit. The Poole Harbour byelaw on water skiing states:- ‘Within the limits of Poole Harbour no person shall engage or take part in water skiing, ascending by towed kite or parachute or the use of a jet ski or hovercraft except with the written permission of the Harbour Master either specifically or generally, and only in such areas as have been designated and in accordance with such reasonable conditions and subject to such directions as may be imposed or given.’ Permits can be obtained from Poole Harbour Commissioners by writing to:- Harbour Master, Harbour Office, 20 New Quay Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4AF Or telephoning (01202) 440233 Permits are also available from the Harbour Patrol launches on location. The cost of the permits are:- Annual £100 Weekly £30 Daily £10 The following conditions apply:- 1. The vessel must have a name or a number which is clearly identifiable from outboard. 2. Owners of vessels must be covered by insurance for third party risk of £1m, including water ski liability. 3. There must be a minimum of two persons in the ski boat at any time whilst towing a skier, one driving, the other acting as a look-out astern. 4. Ski boats must navigate anti-clockwise around the area which is well marked by stakes and yellow buoys. 5. The Harbour Master may order the withdrawal of a permit without refund for infringement of these conditions. 6. The permit is to be available in the boat at all times and shown to the patrol officer on request. 7. Water Skiing/wake boarding is permitted only from sunrise to sunset. 8. Any incident or accident must be reported to Poole Harbour Control. Notes 1. Poole Harbour Control will keep an up-dated record of valid permits to enable patrol officers to carry out rapid checks. 2. Serious offences will lead to prosecution under the Poole Harbour Byelaws for which the maximum fine is £1,000. Copies of the Byelaws are available from the Harbour Master. 3. There will be a harbour patrol launch on duty in the area during busy times in the summer months. 4. Towed inflatables may not be used in the water ski area. 5. Water Skiers are advised that the boat channel from Wareham runs through the area, and is marked by standard red and green buoys. Vessels in transit are not exempt from the speed limit. All boat drivers must be aware of the different activities and take especial care to avoid close quarters situations, and be aware of the likelihood of encountering fallen skiers in the water. This Notice supersedes Local Notice to Mariners 04/2005 HARBOUR OFFICE – 20 New Quay Road, Hamworthy, Poole, Dorset, BH15 4AF Telephone: (01202) 440233 Fax: (01202) 440231 e-mail:harbourmaster@phc.co.uk

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