Tourist marina license (construction – development – regularization)

Service

Ports Affairs Department – General Administration for Port Projects Follow-up

Administration
Mr/ Amr Ahmed Abdel Baset Khalifa Name of Employee
in Charge
Via the electronic portal for maritime transport services
El-Wardian
Phone: 03/4435274 – 03/4435275 (during official working hours)
To receive inquiries after the official working hours, please call the previous numbers provided that they will be answered the next day during the official working hours
Administration Contact Info.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 928 of 2018.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 81 of 1999 regarding the executive regulations of the Specialized Ports Law, amended by Ministerial Resolution No. 190 of 2021 regarding determining the fee for issuing a license for the port.
Service Pricing Decree
Application is made through the Maritime Transport Sector Services Portal when wishing to establish a specialized tourist port (tourist marina) and also when wishing to develop an existing marina, such as an extension of the current berths, an expansion of the marina, or any modifications within the marina, so that the Maritime Transport Sector can take the necessary measures to issue approvals. And permits from all concerned authorities, as well as reconciling the conditions of an existing marina and taking the necessary measures to issue a construction decision.

An inspection of the marina site is also carried out, whether during the construction stages or after completion, and it continues on an ongoing basis, in preparation for licensing or renewing the current license when ensuring the suitability of the marina to operate in terms of maritime safety, the general condition of the marina, the extent of its efficiency, and the adequacy of the means of insurance against fires or marine pollution incidents… etc.) in accordance with the laws and decisions regulating the same matter.

The submitted documents, design calculations and approvals for the establishment of a tourist marina are studied and presented to the Specialized Ports Committee and then presented to the Lieutenant General / Minister of Transport after studying them, whether for information or to take some action.

The maritime transport sector is the body responsible for developing yacht tourism activity in Egypt by promoting this tourism around the world and also creating specialized electronic programs that in turn work to attract this type of tourism and work to develop ports and marinas to advance yacht tourism in Egypt.

The entity wishing to “establish/adjust/develop” a specialized port (tourist marina) must apply to the maritime transport sector services portal – in its capacity as the competent authority – at the Ministry of Transport.

Service Type
  • The approvals required in accordance with Law No. 1 of 1996 regarding dry and specialized ports, its amendments and its executive regulations are as follows:
  • Approval of the Armed Forces Operations Authority.
  • Approval from the Environmental Affairs Agency.
  • Approval of the Egyptian General Authority for Coastal Protection.
  • Approval of the state authority (General Authority for Tourism Development/Governorate).
  • Any other parties whose approval is required.
  • The documents required in accordance with Law No. 1 of 1996 regarding dry and specialized ports, its amendments and its executive regulations are as follows:
  • A nautical map showing location coordinates and navigational aids according to the geographic system 84 WGS.
  • The data, drawings of the shipping lane, its specifications, navigational aids, and depths stamped with the stamp of an accredited engineering consultant office.
  • The project’s design calculations are stamped with the stamp of an accredited engineering consultant office.
  • The cost value of the marina’s marine works is approved by an engineering consulting office.
  • Marina coordinates from an approved authority.
  • The work plan for the marina construction project.
Required Documents
How to create a new user account on the Egyptian Maritime Transport Sector Services Portal.
A video guide for submitting an application for a specialized port license.
User’s Guide
Licensing specialized oil, gas and petrochemical ports Service
Central Department for Ports Affairs – Specialized Ports Administration Providing the Service
Mr. Walid Mohamed Hanafi Mahmoud Name of Employee
in Charge
Via the electronic portal for maritime transport services
El-Wardian
Phone: 03/4435274 – 03/4435275 (during official working hours)
To receive inquiries after the official working hours, please call the previous numbers provided that they will be answered the next day during the official working hours
Administration Contact Info.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 928 of 2018.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 81 of 1999 regarding the executive regulations of the Specialized Ports Law, amended by Ministerial Resolution No. 190 of 2021 regarding determining the fee for issuing a license for the port.
Service Pricing Decree
Issuing and obtaining licenses for petroleum, gas, petrochemical, and private nature contributions, and supervising these contributions during construction and operation to ensure their continued suitability in terms of maritime safety to monitor the marine environment. Service Type
  1. Withdrawing a file from the maritime transport sector to be completed to submit the application.
  2. Approval of the establishment by the Armed Forces Operations Authority.
  3. Approval of the Environmental Affairs Agency.
  4. Approval of the Egyptian Coastal Protection Authority.
  5. Nautical map of the port.
  6. Engineering drawing including design calculations for the project and the cost of marine construction, stamped with the stamp of an accredited consulting engineering office.
  7. Approval of any other parties related to the project (the governorate – the Ministry of Petroleum – ………..).
Required Documents
  1. To submit a request on the Egyptian Maritime Transport Sector Services Portal
  2. How to create a new user account on the Egyptian Maritime Transport Sector Services Portal
  3. How to create a new user account on the Egyptian Maritime Transport Sector Services Portal
User’s Guide
Licensing specialized mining ports Service Name
Central Department for Ports Affairs – Specialized Ports Administration Providing the Service
Mrs. Maryam Nabil Mahmoud El-Sherbiny Name of Employee
in Charge
Via the electronic portal for maritime transport services
El-Wardian
Phone: 03/4435274 – 03/4435275 (during official working hours)
To receive inquiries after the official working hours, please call the previous numbers provided that they will be answered the next day during the official working hours
Administration Contact Info.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 928 of 2018.
  • Minister of Transport Resolution No. 81 of 1999 regarding the executive regulations of the Specialized Ports Law, amended by Ministerial Resolution No. 190 of 2021 regarding determining the fee for issuing a license for the port.
Service Pricing Decree
Issuing decisions to establish and license ports, and supervising those ports during construction and operation to ensure their continued viability in terms of maritime safety and preservation of the marine environment. Service Type
  1. Withdrawing a file from the maritime transport sector to be completed to submit the application.
  2. Approval of the establishment by the Armed Forces Operations Authority.
  3. Approval of the Environmental Affairs Agency.
  4. Approval of the Egyptian Coastal Protection Authority.
  5. Nautical map of the port.
  6. Engineering drawing including design calculations for the project and the cost of marine construction, stamped with the stamp of an accredited consulting engineering office.
  7. Approval of any other parties related to the project.
Required Documents
  1. To submit a request on the Egyptian maritime transport sector services portal
  2. Create a new user on the Egyptian maritime transport sector services portal
  3. A video guide for submitting an application for a specialized port license
User’s Guide
License to manage, operate and maintain fishing ports Service Name
Central Department for Ports Affairs – Specialized Ports Administration Providing the Service
Mrs. Basant Naeem Hassan Name of Employee
in Charge
Via the electronic portal for maritime transport services
El-Wardian
Phone: 03/4435274 – 03/4435275 (during official working hours)
To receive inquiries after the official working hours, please call the previous numbers provided that they will be answered the next day during the official working hours
Administration Contact Info.
No. (190) of 2021 Service Pricing Decree
1996 Granting a license to manage, operate and maintain fishing ports in accordance with Law No. (1) of the year Concerning specialized ports and the executive regulations issued by Ministerial Resolution of 1999 Service Type
The entity wishing to establish / adjust the situation / develop a specialized port (fishing) must apply to the maritime transport sector with the following:

  1. Approval of the Armed Forces Operations Authority.
  2. Approval of the Environmental Affairs Agency.
  3. Approval of the Egyptian General Authority for Coastal Protection.
  4. Approval of the state authority. (General Authority for Fish Resources Development / Governorate)
  5. Any other parties whose approval is required
  6. A nautical map showing location coordinates and navigational aids according to the geographic system 84 WGS.
  7. The data, drawings of the shipping lane, its specifications, navigational aids, and depths are stamped with the stamp of an accredited engineering consultant office.
  8. The project’s design calculations are stamped with the stamp of an accredited engineering consultant office.
  9. The value of the cost of approved marine works.
Required Documents
  1. To submit a request on the Egyptian maritime transport sector services portal
  2. How to create a new user on the Egyptian maritime transport sector services portal
  3. A video guide for submitting an application for a specialized port license Community Verified icon
User’s Guide