Important information about sailing in Croatia

We have prepared phone numbers and esential information for your sailing trip in Croatia.

No matter wich boat have you booked, bareboat or skippered, these information are very important for all tourist and locals sailing in Croatia.

IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS WITHIN CROATIA

112- All services emergency central number

115- National Maritime Search

192- Police

193 - Fire department

194- Ambulance

PORTH AUTHORITIES

(dial +385 if you are using your mobile phone)

Pula 052 222 037

Rijeka 051 214 031

Zadar 023 254 880

Šibenik 022 217 214

Split 021 362 436

Dubrovnik 020 418 989

or VHF Channels 10, 16 and 70

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR POLICE/ HARBOUR MASTERS

In case of any control at the sea, you should have your ID or Passport and original sailing License, as well as VHF license. Copies are not valid documents.

Regarding the boat documents you should have; crew list, tourist tax invoice, certificate of register and certificate of yacht ability for navigation from the country of origin, VHF license, and insurance documents. If the boat is not sailing under Croatian flag, then confirmation about paid vignetta should be also in boat documents.

WEATHER FORECAST

Sometimes, especially in the low season, weather can be unpredictable. So to keep your sailing trip safe and comfortable we recommend daily checking weather forecats.

Best website for checking dynamic winds and warrnings for the adriatic sea (EN) is www.meteo.hr

Weather forecats can be also checked on following VHF channels;

Rijeka- Channel 24

Šibenik- Channel 73

Split- Channel 67

Dubrovnik- Channel 73

Most of the radio stations are offering several times a day weatherforecats in English language.