(1) Every vessel (other than navy
ships) intending to transit the Suez Canal or staying at Port Said or Port of Suez, or at
the Suez Canal basins or docks must have a shipping agent.
(2) Suez Canal Authority confirms that it has no agents or representatives abroad.
(3) The Egyptian Authorities are to be notified of intended transit of navy ships in Suez Canal viz., Ministry
of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Defense as well as Ports and Lights administration.