Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 29-03-2008, 07:05   #1
Registered User
 
Sonny's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: CT
Boat: Jeanneau SO 49
Posts: 98
Images: 29
Isla Mujeres, Mexico - New Crew List Regulations

I just came across this in another forum and thought I would pass it alongs.

Hi Claiborne -

We wanted to pass on some information to cruisers sailing from Florida (or any other U.S. location) to Isla Mujeres, Mexico.

The Port Captain in Isla Mujeres is now requiring boats coming from the U.S. to have a notarized crew list - in other words, a crew list that is drawn up and notarized in the U.S. prior to departure, similar to an exit zarpe from other countries. This is a relatively new requirement; we're not sure when it went into effect. Four boats arrived in Isla Mujeres from Key West over this past weekend, and none of us had a notarized crew list because we were not aware of this requirement. The Port Captain said he would let it go this time, but the next time we would be fined.

Thanks for your assistance in disseminating this information. We are trying to let folks know via the Cruiseheimers Net and other avenues.

Jan Schwab & Rich Crowell
s.v. Slip Away
in Isla Mujeres
__________________
Sonny,
s/y NIRVANA, SO49
Sonny is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29-03-2008, 09:52   #2
Marine Service Provider
 
AnchorageGuy's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Wherever the boat is!
Boat: Marine Trader 34DC
Posts: 4,618
The Port Captain in Isla is always looking for ways to "fine" cruisers which are not necessarily according to Mexican law. We have had son interesting dealings with him. Read our post at Voyages of Sea Trek: Clearing Into Mexico and get some info on contacts to find out the correct information for clearance. There are two names in the post to contact to find out if requirements have indeed changed and to report the Captain if he is up to his usual antics.
__________________
Chesapeake Bay, ICW Hampton Roads To Key West, The Gulf Coast, The Bahamas

The Trawler Beach House
Voyages Of Sea Trek
AnchorageGuy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
Mexico

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone on Isla Mujeres? Meck General Sailing Forum 1 08-11-2009 16:31
Isla Mujeres, Mexico / East lannen Other 30 26-09-2009 07:56
Isla Mujeres, Mexico Crew List Requirement Sonny Sailor Logs & Cruising Plans 0 29-03-2008 06:52
Entering Mexico at Isla de Mujeres jess66 Atlantic & the Caribbean 3 05-03-2008 17:22
Isla Mujeres marinas Curtis Atlantic & the Caribbean 3 09-04-2005 05:07



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 16:16.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.