Yacht Agent Noumea Ocean
"One of the very special things about Chloe
is that she very obviously enjoys helping the yachts. She's bright,
intelligent, perfectly fluent in English and French, and has a cheerful
and energetic attitude." Captain Greg Palmer M.Y. Espiritu Santo 30m
Noumea Ocean's Yacht Agent is the Captain's first line of communication with the New Caledonia Society; from government officials to the local bakery.
Our Yacht Agent "Executive Shield" guards the yacht against unwelcome surprises by assuring all official paperwork is completed properly and offering timely advise and support to the Captain should the yacht require special permissions.
"I am still amazed how you managed to
organize exit clearance for our incoming crew; getting the shuttle from
Tontouta airport to stop at immigration (which was supposed to be
closed for the weekend) so our crew could get his passport stamped for
departure! It allowed us to depart quickly to capture a favourable
Captain Per Rold - S.Y. Cecilie
Noumea Ocean assists the Captain in navigating the complex waters of New Caledonia Government requirements for visiting yachts."
Clearance, crew lists, equipment, stores aboard, duty free imports and exports, on-board custom secured stores, special requirements.
Inward and outward clearance, crew, guest, owner travel documents, visa advice.
Prohibited import advice, inspections, pets
Maritime Affairs and Port Authorities
Port Movements, Access to Restricted Maritime Reserves
Special Government Permissions
Noumea Ocean regularly arranges for special permissions for Super Yachts and Expedition Vessels that require special government permissions for their equipment or activities.
Special permissions require advance notification to avoid delays.
Permission to fly helicopters and ultralights.
Department of Roads and Transport
Permission to use motorcycles, amphibious vehicles or other vehicles on New Caledonia public roads.
Local and Provincial Governments
Permission to conduct commercial filming operations, scientific research, access to restricted marine reserves and locally restricted areas.
Vessels over 60m require Pilots on first arrival in New Caledonia coastal waters.
"Chloe gave us the best navigational information and islands to explore. Her local knowledge is exemplary."
Captain Greg Numa M.Y. Vegas - 37m
Noumea Ocean knows cruising in New Caledonia and will work with the Captain to design cruise plans suitable for the vessel and optimized for the interests of the owners and guests.
Noumea Ocean provides it's clients with the world renowned Rocket Cruising Guide to New Caledonia to help design the ideal cruise itinerary and provide the Captain with a comprehensive overview of New Caledonia's anchorages, GPS routes, dive spots, treks, communications, health and emergency information.
"Chloe orchestrated all our repairs, custom
clearances and assisted us with the best trades people in Noumea." Captain Greg Numa - M.Y. Vegas - 37m
Noumea Ocean organizes complex repair projects with riggers, welders, machinists, carpenters, fitters, painters, mechanics for diesel engines and outboards, sail makers, fiberglass workers, crane operators, ship yards and a range of maritime and industrial supply facilities.
If New Caledonia does not have the talent or parts needed for a special repair job we help arrange to have the parts or experts flown in.
If your yacht needs repairs we'll get it done.
"My warmest thanks for all you have done to
make our stay in New Caledonia great. We have had a fabulous cruise that
the owners enjoyed very much."
Captain Glenn Gorman M.Y. Gran Finale - 44.8m
Noumea Ocean will work with your chef and chief stewardess to supply the very best French Wines, stock up on European, Australian, New Zealand or local foods. Locally grown organic vegetables can be delivered right to the yacht.
Noumea has a range of catering services that will deliver anything from Pizzas to full Gourmet dinners to the yacht.
"I have no hesitation in recommending the shore side support services of Noumea Ocean to any large yacht fortunate enough to visit New Caledonia."
Captain Gregory Monks S.Y. Sarissa - 43m
Noumea Ocean Reservations begin with your Marina Berth and continues with reservations for the Owners, Guests or the Crew in gourmet restaurants, air travel (locally and internationally), hotel reservations, transport (from economy cars to limos to buses), and arranging for tours, treks, diving expeditions, health spas, dental or medical appointments.