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Speed limit


Speed limit


Ships shall proceed at the safe speed not higher than:
on the road   7 knots

in the Port Channel, along Leniwka River and Martwa Wisla and in Northern Port
for ships of less than 50 m in length and draught not exceeding 3.0 m - 7 knots
for other ships - 6 knots
for the tow - 4 knots

on the Motlawa River from Hak Polski upstream

4 knots

Harbour master may permit to exceed the speed limits if it is necessary for correct manoeuvres or if it is necessary because of specific ship's particulars. The harbour master's permission shall specify the areas where the ship may proceed at a higher speed.