COVID-19 Global Port Restrictions

All Ports

Kuwait Ministry of Health announced gradual return to normalcy as part of Phase four plan. Below the effects on Shipping industry:

  • Crew change not allowed
  • All types of Visa issuance remain suspended with exception to Government related matters
  • Limited number of flights availability with restrictions
  • Inbound flights allowed only with the persons having valid Kuwait residency with 14days Quarantine period.
  • Ship spares that are arriving from outside Kuwait and their clearance / connectivity cannot be guaranteed.
  • Health teams board the vessels at Kuwait ports anchorage and upon their clearance only vessel allowed to berth.
  • Vessel boarding restricted to single personnel.

Disclaimer: As local conditions and regulations can change by the hour, before making any firm plans please contact Enquiries@waterfront-ms.com to give you the latest updates for individual countries.