Jet Ski Rules

Please read and observe the safety rules. Users should be aware that they may change from time to time so we recommend that you check them on a regular basis.

Launch permit stickers must be placed in a visible position above the waterline.

In order to register all owners must hold and provide copies of their RYA PWC certificate and a valid and in-date Certificate of Insurance; detailing adequate levels of cover – usually a minimum of £1,000,000 of third party.

Registered owners will receive an electronic barrier card to gain automatic entry and exit to Tallington. There is a refundable deposit of £15 per card. All guests must pay £3 per vehicle at the entrance barrier.

Personal watercraft owners may only launch on the designated slipway at the Owner’s Lake. No parking is permitted on the slipway.

Personal watercraft owners may only use the Hire Lake when it is not in use but must immediately retire to the Owner’s Lake when any use commences.

The towing of kneeboards or other water toys behind personal watercraft is permitted only when there are no other watercraft on the lake. A rear-facing observer must also be on the craft.

Overtaking craft must give way; craft being overtaken must not alter course or speed.

Never exceed the craft’s maximum load or carry more passengers than it is designed to carry.

All personal watercraft operators must have knowledge of craft operation and safety rules.

All watercraft users are required to use a safety-leash or kill cord (if fitted to your machine).

No craft is permitted on the lake between the hours of 10pm (or dusk, whichever is sooner) and 8.00 am.

Tallington Lakes reserves the right to revoke launch rights at any time without warning, reason or reimbursement.

Never operate a personal watercraft after consuming alcohol, using drugs or, when intoxicated.

There is an element of danger when participating in watersports or when in the vicinity of water; and please note: the lakes are not supervised.

Access to Tallington Lakes and use of all facilities is strictly at the individual’s own risk. Tallington Lakes will not accept liablilty for any accident or injury however caused.