Port Operating Procedures

Port Authority Rules and Regulations

All vessels, persons and vehicles calling or entering SOHAR Port and Freezone should strictly adhere to the Port Authority Rules and Regulations.

Click here to download the Port Authority Rules and Regulations.

Operating Procedures at the SOHAR Port and Freezone

The pilot boat of the port in SOHAR is used for the launch of the pilots, but it can also be utilized for the transfer of passengers or crew changes.

Click here to download the procedure for the scheduling of pilots and/or use of the pilot boat for transfers.

Ship to Ship Transfer Guidelines

The anchorage area are of SOHAR Port and Freezone has a dedicated area for Ship-to-Ship operations (STS).

Click here to download the STS Guidelines.

Bunkering Procedure and Guidelines

Vessels calling SOHAR Port can order bunkers, either at anchorage or alongside the quay.

Click here to download the Bunker Procedure and Guidelines.
Click here to download the Bunker Notification Form