When cargoes falling within the scope of the IMDG Code are transported through Port of Rauma, the following notification procedure is to be complied with:
An advance notice shall be submitted for all shipments governed by the IMDG Code that arrive in the port of Rauma. The advance notice is to be submitted at least 24 hours before the goods arrive in the port area. You can fill in the printable advance notice form and fax it to +358 (0)2 824 0675.
- In addition to the advance notice, for shipments of IMDG Code Class 1, sub-classes 1.1–1.3 and 1.5, as well as Class 7, an advance inquiry has to be submitted to Port of Rauma for permission to transport these through the port area. The advance inquiry obligation applies also to all other classes, if the weight of the shipment exceeds 100 000 kg.
- The advance inquiry shall indicate: the proper name, the UN number, the IMDG Class and the amount of the material, as well as contact information for the forwarder.