Welcome to some Extra Paperwork.
These are for the JCG (Japan Coastguard). All with the compliments of some 2 leggers on this planet that are bored with their Playstation and like to play real-life terror games.....
Anyway, in short, here are some details. First the most likely contact ##
Ishigaki TEL 0980-83-0118 FAX: 0980-83-0135
(For other ports and fax/telephone data please see the link below or email us. )
Here you go
24 Hours before arrival from an overseas port, please fax to the Coastguard the following data:
(The paper indicates: if more hours...it is okayJ )
Name of ship,
Type of ship,
Flag of ship,
Port of registry,
Name and address of owner and operator,
Name and port of entry
(All) Ports in
Communication system with the JCG, like VHF and call sign data, on board phone & ##,
Very important: PREVIOUS ports of call x 4 (or more if you like). So ports before
Don't forget to sign J
Please email us if you have questions.
See the links here below.
1) The story behind this paperwork
3) Contact list: e.g. telephone and fax numbers
Now foreign ships cannot go anywhere they like. Only ports where customs and immigration have offices can be visited. That's all in the Thick Book.( from the time
As long as the above JCG paperwork has been done properl, cruising around
In addition: The boat can stay in
The crew will get a 90 day visa. For most countries this again can be extended WITHIN
And of course also take a look at Noonsite
Okay, with many thanks to the Fukuoka Branch of the JCG, here are some more links. Mind you, you and your computer should be able to read Japanese;-))
Reporting on the security Information of ships.
This page is written in Japanese,
but there are links of the items in English/Korean/Chinese/Russian