“No sail policy” will be implemented — PCG

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) will strictly implement the “no sail policy” in Manila Bay and domestic sea travel ban going to and from the Port of Manila will be implemented during the one-month community quarantine imposed over Metro Manila.

However, cargo vessels, fishing boats, tugboats, and government vessels may be allowed to sail, provided that crew members onboard shall be subjected to health protocols.

Passengers and crew members of watercrafts navigating within the National Capital Region shall observe the guidelines on social distancing set forth by the Department of Health and the Department of Transportation.