Maritime safety: weather and navigation

Last updated: 15 October 2019

When you're out at sea, it's important to pay close attention to weather notifications and navigational reports.

Visit GOV.UK to find out about:

  • Maritime Safety Information broadcasts
  • weather and tide information
  • navigational guidance and warnings
  • nagivating safely
  • voyage data recorders
  • the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System
  • registering 406 MHz beacons
  • navigation equipment for small commerical vessels