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French Polynesia

PORTS OF ENTRY

MARQUESAS

POE Hiva Oa
POE Nuku Hiva
POE Hakahau (Ua Pou)

TUAMOTUS
POE Rangiroa

GAMBIERS
POE Mangareva

AUSTRALS
POE Mata’ura, Tubuai
POE Moerai, Rurutu
POE Raivavae

SOCIETY ISLANDS
POE Papeete
POE Bora Bora
POEHuahine
POERaiatea

COVID

Currently closed due to Covid
unless authorized by exemption – if you arrive without DPAM authorization you MAY have 4 days as an emergency stay – that’s 4 days total for 110 islands !!! )

ENTRY EXIT REQUIREMENTS

Yachts clear in or out of FP with the “gendarmes” offices at the ports of entry. Immigration formalities will be processed by these Gendarmes. Registration can be done by e-mail. Document F09.01 Avis d’Opération Nautique Petite Plaisance sent to:

trafficmaritime@portppt.pf cc sp@portppt.pf cc marinadepapeete@portppt.pf

Customs declaration is legally binding and the customs boat monitors and inspects boats throughout the islands
checking for infringements on arms, drugs, alcohol, prescription medicines and pearls

Upon clearing you are allowed to cruise all of FP except for Tahiti where you must check in with the Harbormaster.

MONEY

American Dollar to 🇵🇫 CFP Franc XPF

COST OF LIVING

Per Person estimated monthly living costs are $ 1,200
Cost of living is 40+ % higher than in United States
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CPF XPF Currency Images

WEATHER

MAIN LOCAL WEATHER WEBSITE https://meteo.pf/fr

FRENCH POLYNESIA WEATHER FORECAST >>>

SEVERE WEATHER

SEVERE WEATHER FRENCH POLYNESIA

PILOT CHARTS FRENCH POLYNESIA CLIMATOLOGY


CHARTS

  1. 606 Tonga to Archipel des Tuamotu ↴
  2. 607 French Polynesia ↴
  3. 6033 Archipel de la Société – Îles sous-le-Vent ↴
  4. 6280 Partie Nord de Raiatea – Port dUturoa ↴
  5. 6281 Partie Sud de Tahaa ↴
  6. 6282 Passes entre les Iles Raiatea et Tahaa ↴
  7. 6283 Ile Tahaa ↴
  8. 6284 Partie Sud de Raiatea ↴
  9. 6320 Makatea ↴
  10. 6418 Ile Mangareva – Rade de Rikitea ↴
  11. 6420 De Mataiva à Rangiroa et Makatea ↴
  12. 6434 Huahine ↴
  13. 6461 Îles Gambier ↴
  14. 6462 Îles Gambier – Partie Sud ↴
  15. 6463 Île Mangareva – Passe de lOuest ↴
  16. 6464 Îles Mangareva – Rikitea – Totegegie ↴
  17. 6525 Abords de Port Phaeton ↴
  18. 6604 De Mururoa à Fangataufa ↴
  19. 6605 Pointe Vénus à Mahaena ↴
  20. 6657 Baies de Cook et d’Opunohu ↴
  21. 6658 Île de Moorea – Côte Nord-Ouest de Tahiti ↴
  22. 6688 Îles de la Société – De Manuae à Tahiti ↴
  23. 6689 Îles Tuamotu (Partie Ouest) – De Tahiti à Rangiroa et Makemo ↴
  24. 6690 Îles Tuamotu (partie centrale) – De Makemo à Tatakoto ↴
  25. 6691 Îles Tuamotu (partie Est) – De Hao à Fangataufa ↴
  26. 6692 Des Îles Tuamotu aux Îles Gambier ↴
  27. 6717 Port Phaeton (Teauaa) – Tapuaeraha ↴
  28. 6740 De Maraa à Faaa ↴
  29. 6828 Atehiti à Maraa ↴
  30. 6955 Approches des Îles de Tahiti et de Moorea – Îles de Maiao et de Tetiaroa ↴
  31. 6956 De la Passe de Mahaena à la Baie de Taravao ↴
  32. 6957 De la Baie de Taravao à la Passe dAiurua ↴
  33. 7213 Maupiti ↴
  34. 7248 Apataki ↴
  35. 7260 Apataki à Fakarava ↴
  36. 7261 De Fakarava à Makemo ↴
  37. 7262 De Makemo à Marutea Nord ↴
  38. 7281 Hao ↴
  39. 7293 Manihi ↴
  40. 7305 De la Passe dAiurua à la Passe Havae ↴
  41. 7314 Ahe ↴
  42. 7329 Kauehi ↴
  43. 7346 Takaroa et Takapoto ↴
  44. 7353 Ua-Pou et Ua-Huka ↴
  45. 7354 Fatu-Hiva, Baies de Hiva-Oa et de Tahuata ↴
  46. 7355 Hiva-Oa, Tahuata et Mohotani – Hiva Oa, Tahuata, Mohotani, FatuHuku ↴
  47. 7356 Eiao, Hatutaa, Motu One ↴
  48. 7357 Îles Marquises (Fenua Enata) ↴
  49. 7368 De lÎle Malden aux Îles de la Société ↴
  50. 7369 Des Southern Cook Islands aux Îes de la Société et Australes ↴
  51. 7370 De Mururoa à Ducie Island ↴
  52. 7371 De Tahiti aux Îles Marquises ↴
  53. 7372 Fakarava ↴
  54. 7373 Rangiroa ↴
  55. 7453 Makemo ↴
  56. 7454 Faaite ↴
  57. 7456 Toau – De Niau à Fakarava ↴
  58. 7457 Raroia et Takume ↴
  59. 7458 Aratika ↴
  60. 7459 Tikehau ↴
  61. 7460 De la Passe de Taapuna à la Passe d’Arue ↴
  62. 7461 De Taapuna à la Pointe Vénus ↴
  63. 7466 Bora-Bora ↴
  64. 83020 Iles Marquises Islands ↴

AGENTS

MARQUESAS

Mr. Kevin Ellis

Yacht Services Nuku Hiva

BP 301 Taiohae, 98742 Nuku Hiva, French Polynesia

+689 87 22 68 72, YSNukuHiva@hotmail.com

VHF 72, Monday – Friday 0800-1400

GUIDES AND RESOURCES

FRENCH POLYNESIA PORTGUIDE .pdf

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EMERGENCY

Emergency numbers

SMUR (service médical d’urgence): 15
Fire fighters : 18
Police : 17
Sea rescue : +689 40 42 12 12
Private physicians (SOS Médecin 24/7) : +689 40 42 34 56
Central hospital of French Polynesia :+689 40 48 62 62

 

SAR (SEARCH AND RESCUE)

JRCC Tahiti

Tel: +689 40 54 16 16
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