Are there any restrictions on vessels whose previous port call was from COVID -19 high risk countries?
By the NOTAM issued on 26th November, any person that has visited South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Eswatini and Lesotho within the last 14 days from the date of arrival in Mauritius, will not be allowed to enter or transit the Republic of Mauritius.
All travellers & Vessel who come from or have been in transit in the following countries during the last 15 days will not be allowed to enter the Mauritian territory until further notice
o South Africa
o MAYOTTE ISLAND
Green light is granted to vessels that call at anchorage for bunkering/provisions only on the condition that
Crew members do not disembark at anchorage
There is no human interaction between crew members and operators during bunkering/loading of provisions
Agents, operators and crew members are not allowed to board the bunker barge
Prior to starting bunkering operations or provisions loading, harbor radio should contact master of vessel regarding health status of all crew members and inform health authority so that permission from health authority can be granted.
Vessels will not be boarded by health authorities.