In strict conformity with local law regarding time limits, procedure and content.
The extension need not be made in the same port as the original protest. The master should go to a notary, British consul or other authorized official with the original protest and relevant additional documents (e.g. surveyors’ report). He should make a sworn statement before the notary or consul, who will attach authenticated copies of relevant documents, and sign and seal the protest. He should pay the fee and obtain copies and a receipt.