In the context of limiting its dispersion coronavirus, The Ministry of Shipping said in a statement,…
that the Joint Ministerial Decisions concerning the imposition of the measure of partial temporary restriction of the movement of citizens in the territory have been issued., beyond the limits of the relevant region or regional unit, the imposition of its measure temporary restriction connections post Islands, its extension temporary restriction of catapult private ships (boats) leisure from abroad and the imposition of its measure prohibition of departure and catapult private ships recreation and business tourist ships in Greek territory.
clarified, that activities such as taking a sea bath-swimming, use of private (non-motorized) marine recreation facilities, fishing from land, are allowed, while the use motor vehicles recreation, or those requiring the use of a motor boat, still prohibited.
For whom is it allowed? the circulation, fines, competent authorities to ensure the application of the restrictions
Restricting the movement of citizens in the territory, beyond the limits of the relevant region or regional unit and the measure of temporary restriction of connections with islands is valid for the time period, from 4.5.2020 time 06:00 until 18.5.2020 and time 06:00 and does not occupy members of the government, Undersecretaries, general secretaries, special secretaries and service secretaries, MPs, mayors, deputy mayors, prefects, vice-governors and coordinators of decentralized administrations for travel related to the exercise of their duties, those serving in the security forces and the armed forces, as well as medical, nursing and paramedical staff, the administrative and support staff of the Ministry of Health and the competent bodies for the protection and provision of health services and the authorized personnel of the General Secretariat for Civil Protection to fulfill their duties.
Competent authorities for ensuring the implementation of the restrictions and the imposition of the prescribed administrative sanctions, is the Greek Police, the Municipal Police and the Port Authorities in their area of responsibility.
Persons violating the provisions hereof shall be required to do so, by a simple act of the above authorities, according to the article 104 of the Road Traffic Code, as applicable, administrative a fine of one hundred and fifty (150) euro for each infringement, without prejudice to any penalties provided for.
The imposition of the measure concerning the temporary restriction of the arrival of private ships (boats) leisure from abroad is extended to 18.5.2020 and time 06.00.
From today, Monday 4 May 2020 and time 06:00 until Monday 18 May 2020 and time 06:00, prohibited, within Greek territory, The sailing and arriving of any type amateur boat, private pleasure boats and professional tourist ships, regardless of flag, for preventive public health, as referred to by 2.5.2020 proposal of the National Commission for the Protection of Public Health against the corona.
During this time, these ships and boats may move to the following cases:
a) Emergency and force majeure, related to mechanical failure, damage, anarchy and other related cases related to the safety of navigation and the protection of the marine environment
b) methods and test voyages, in accordance with the provisions in force and the orders of the relevant Port Authorities.