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Update History

August 2017: Clearance information updated with information from T. Bunker.
February 2017: Dinghy theft continues here - lock it or lose it!
June 2015: SV Pearl reported 2 thefts from their yacht in 2 weeks - both times deck gear (dive equipment).
September 2012: All port information checked by Karl Fix and up to date.
May 2012: Updates added to location, docking, clearance and activities with information from the Cruisers Network Online.
March 2012: Security warning added to docking following report from Marie Dufour of MY Domino.

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Sue Richards
Sue Richards says:
Aug 02, 2017 05:55 PM

Posted on main Honduras page by tbunker:

I cleared in at Utila in June of 2017. I've been there before and there have been a few changes. The Port Captain and immigration are in the same building at the public dock.

The Port Captain went to the boat with me and took photos. HThese were exterior shots and he didn't enter the boat.

He filled out forms and photographed them with his phone. Then he sent everything to the main office. I had to come back the next morning for the cruising permit.

Immigration requested a $3.00 entry fee.

The exit procedure was the same, except that the turn around time to get approval from the main office was 2 hours. Immigration requested another $3.00.

There was no charge for the cruising permit or the zarpe.

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