Port of Cork Cruise Season 2020 and Covid-19 Precautionary Measure

Port of Cork Cruise Season 2020 and Covid-19 Precautionary Measure

Thursday 12 March 2020

Port of Cork Cruise Season 2020 and Covid-19 Precautionary Measures

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The Port of Cork is following all necessary guidelines from the HSE. Cruise ship tourism offer no higher risks compared to tourists visiting Cork via airports or public transport, however following dialogue with the HSE concerning Corona Virus / COVID 19, the Port of Cork will ensure that all vessels / agents must complete the Maritime Declaration of Health (MDoH) to SafeSeas Ireland (SSI).

In addition to this, the Port of Cork has implemented the following measures:

The Port of Cork is keenly aware of public concern over the Covid-19 and while all cruise lines and their passengers will be welcomed to Cork, the Port is also following advice from the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice of the global cruise industry, on the adoption of additional enhanced screening measures in response to COVID-19.

Examples of such measures put in place by CLIA are:

Further information https://cruising.org/

The full list of cruise liners calling in 2020 can be found at www.portofcork.ie

For further information, please contact:

Sara Mackeown
Commercial Marketing Executive
Port of Cork Company
Custom House Street
Cork
T12 CY88
Ireland
DD +353 21 4625375
Mobile 086 1044011
www.portofcork.ie

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