We have been forwarded information regarding the clarification from the regional maritime authorities concerning the regulations applicable to non-EU boats arriving and leaving French waters, please find attached the latest information.

It should be understood that the attached is a guide based on official information received from the Customs and Border authorities in Brittany. As mentionned in the guide, information from U.K. boats visiting France in the last few weeks seems to suggest that the authorities in other maritime Departements may interpret or apply the regulations differently.

You should always check with the relevant designated entry port for clarification.