VTSA Channel Obstruction Requests

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Please complete this application for a channel obstruction in the Houston/Galveston zone. The COTP requires four days (five days if the period covers a weekend) advance notice for consideration of a category I obstruction (complete obstruction of the channel) and 24 hour notice for consideration of a Category II channel obstruction (restriction of channel or portable obstruction). Please print a copy of this page prior to submitting the form. This page will be sent to all members of the Port Coordination Team list.

General Obstruction Information:

PLEASE CONTACT VTS AT 281-464-4837 Please remember to print a copy of this page now for your records.
Submitting this form will send this information to members of the PCT.