JWLA/021 12th June 2013
The Joint War Committee has recently reviewed the Listed Areas, last altered 28th March 2012, and has agreed the following changes which are incorporated in the new list as attached.
Added: Togo Amended: Gulf of Guinea, but only the waters of the Togolese, Beninese and Nigerian Exclusive Economic Zones north of Latitude 3° N. Deleted: Georgia, Balikpapan (SE Borneo) including waters out to 25 nautical miles, Sumatera, north eastern coast between 5º 40 N and 0º 48 N.
Named Countries shall include their coastal waters up to 12 nautical miles offshore, unless specifically varied above.
Named Ports shall include all facilities/terminals within areas controlled by the relevant port authority/ies (or as may be more precisely defined by Insurers) including offshore terminals/facilities, and all waters within 12 nautical
Eritrea: but only South of 15º N
Gulf of Guinea: but only the waters of the Togolese, Beninese and Nigerian Exclusive Economic Zones north of Latitude 3° N
Indian Ocean / Arabian Sea / Gulf of Aden / Gulf of Oman / Southern Red Sea: The waters enclosed by the following boundaries: a) On the north-west, by the Red Sea, south of Latitude 15° N b) on the west of the Gulf of Oman by Longitude 58° E c) on the east, Longitude 78° E d) and on the south, Latitude 12° S excepting coastal waters of adjoining territories up to 12 nautical miles offshore unless otherwise provided.
Borneo: but only the north east coast between the ports of Kudat and Tarakan inclusive
Sulu Archipelago including Jolo, as defined as: The area enclosed between: a) on the western side, a straight line between Tanjung Bidadari (5°49′·6N, 118°21′·0E) to position 3°32′·0N, 118°57′·0E b) on the south eastern side, a straight line from there to position 5°50′·0N, 122°31′·0E, and thence northwards to position 7°06′·6N, 122°31′·0E c) on the northern side, a straight line from there to Batorampon Point Light (7°06′·6N, 121°53′·8E) d) and on the north western side, a straight line from there back to Tanjung Bidadari.
The port of Jakarata: Indonesia.
Bahrain excluding transit
Iraq, including all Iraqi offshore oil terminals
Saudi Arabia excluding transit
Venezuela, including all offshore installations in the Venezuelan EEZ