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Ship’s registration papers.
Report to Customs?
Not if arriving from EU country.
Yes, if arriving from non-EU country or have foreign nationals aboard.
Shore power 220V AC
At guest pontoons in larger towns.
Swedish Krone (100 øre).
Widely accepted. Cashpoints in larger towns.
Can change in banks.
Police, Ambulance and Fire 112
Calls are free.
Import restriction apply to some animal food items and live animals, including dogs, cats, birds, fish and reptiles. An import permit is required for pets. Contact the Embassy of Sweden’s information section.Tel: 020 7917 6465/6457 for an application form.
Dialling code to UK
0044 then the number, omitting the first 0.
All callboxes have international dialling. Use phonecards bought from kiosks or credit cards in callboxes marked with ‘CCC’ or ‘Tele2’.
Skarpögatan 6-8, Box 27819, 115 93 Stockholm. Tel: 0046 8671 9000. Visit www.britishembassy.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Tourist office in UK
Tel: 020 7870 5600. Visit www.gosweden.org or e-mail email@example.com
Charts and books
Baltic Sea. RCC Pilotage Foundation. Imray.
UK Hydrographic Office.
Swedish. English widely spoken.