PILOTAGE PRE-PLANNING GUIDE
Figure 5. Restrictions matrix when navigating main routes. Image: DanPilot
2.6. Vessel Traffc Service (VTS)
When passing the Danish waters, any vessel is required to report to ”Great Belt
VTS” in the Great Belt, and to ”Soundrep” when passing via the Sound.
If needed, your Pilot will assist in preparing and transmitting the report to the VTS.
Danpilot participates in VTS refresch workshop every year and collaborates with
VTS on optimizing safe sailing and communication.
For further information, please refer to www.beltrep.org for Great Belt VTS and
www.soundvts.org for Sound VTS and ALRS Vol 6(2)
On the following pages, please find an overview of the Reporting Areas for both
Great Belt VTS and Sound VTS.
Ref. 5 & 6
Ref. 3 & 4
Ref. 1 & 2
Ref. 7 & 8