This publications is a compendium of essential maritime information including operational information and regulations such as:
- Guide to VHF Communication
- Pilotage Guidelines and Procedures
- Port Clearances and Reporting
- Port facilities and guides to major port entry
- IMO adopted separation schemes, the routeing system in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore.
In addition, this publication also provides the following:
- Characteristics of all the aids to navigation along the Singapore Strait and Singapore Port Waters
- Catalogue of Nautical Charts: A comprehensive reference in graphical and textual form for all Singaporean and Dual Badged Charts. This catalogue gives full details for each chart and its publication date. Details of chart agents and appointed Singapore Electronic Charts (ENC) distributors are also included.