MSN 1796 Designation of UK vessel traffic services

This publication was withdrawn on 10 November 2016

MSN 1796 has been replaced by MSN 1796 Amendment 2

Identifies and designates UK vessel traffic services (VTS) for shipping compliance.



This notice is for all:

  • shipowners
  • port and vessel traffic services (VTS) authorities
  • VTS operators
  • masters and deck officers of merchant vessels
  • skippers and watchkeepers of fishing and recreational vessels