What is meant by Innocent Passage as per the UNCLOS?« Back to Questions List

Posted by marinetales
Asked on May 30, 2021 12:55 am

Innocent passage is the concept in UNCLOS which allows for a vessel to pass through the territorial waters of the other state subjected to certain restrictions. UNCLOS defines it as – the passage is called innocent if it is not prejudicial to the peace, good order or security of the coastal state. Innocent passage to take place in conjunction with the international laws.

Posted by marinetales
Answered On May 30, 2021 12:56 am