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Safety & Navigation

Accident and
Incident Reporting

It is a statutory requirement that all major accidents and incidents, especially collisions, are reported to Cowes Harbour Commission

The online ‘Incident Information Form’ below should be submitted as soon as practicable, and in any event within 48 hours of the incident.

Please note: Even “minor berthing incidents” – bumps and scrapes etc. – involving other vessels, need to be reported to either the berth/marina operator or to Cowes Harbour Commission.

Please call 01983 293952 or email chc@cowes.co.uk in the first instance

Report an Incident

The Master, or person responsible for the safe navigation, of any vessel involved in an incident or near-miss should complete the online ‘Incident Information Form

Report an Incident