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Crouch Harbour Authority Byelaws & Regulations

Rivers Crouch & Roach Speed Limits

The River Speed limits apply to all Power Driven Vessels (except emergency services vessels). The speed limit is 8 knots (8 Nautical Miles per hour = 9.216 land miles per hour) through/over the water. The limits apply at all times. Fine for breach: up to £1,000.

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Waterskiing (and the use of towed inflatable toys) is allowed only in permitted zones by boats registered with the Harbour Authority, which have demonstrated insurance cover and whose drivers hold the British Waterski Ski Boat Driver’s Award Level 2.

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Personal Water Craft (JetSkis)

Use of Personal Water Craft (PWC) is allowed only in permitted zones by PWC registered with the Harbour Authority. Insurance must be held.

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Kent & Essex IFCA Byelaws

The Authority for the Kent and Essex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation District, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 155 and 156 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 hereby makes the following byelaw for that District.

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