List of Circulars


  Mon 20 Feb 2017
MLC 009 Transfer MLC Certification

  Wed 08 Feb 2017
PSC 018 Surveys Upon Detention By PSC - Rev. 2

  Mon 23 Jan 2017
MLC 002 Procedures for Maritime Labour Convention Certification - Rev. 5

  Thu 19 Jan 2017
STCW 007 Training and certification requirements for seafarers on ships subject to IGF Code
SOL 065 New requirements for ships with GMDSS HF Narrow band direct printing equipment installed on board - Rev.1

  Mon 19 Dec 2016
BWM 004 International Convention for the control and management of ships' ballast water and sediments - Rev.2
STCW 006 Implementation of the 2010 _Manila_ Amendments to the STCW Convention including changes to the MSM document

  Wed 16 Nov 2016
SOL 066 Guidance on the use of the UN-LOCODE in the destination field in AIS messages

  Tue 25 Oct 2016
APIR 006 Guidance To Shipowners On Carriage Of Armed Personnel - Rev. 2

  Thu 29 Sep 2016
MLC 008 Amendments of 2014 to MLC 2006

  Tue 19 Jul 2016
GEN 020 NON PROPPELLED SELF ELEVATING PLATFORMS

  Tue 19 Apr 2016
SOL 006 FI-FI Periodic Maintenance, Inspection and Testing - Rev. 10

  Thu 18 Feb 2016
SOL 064 Revised Guidelines for onboard operational use of ship Automatic Identification Systems _AIS_

  Fri 12 Feb 2016
SOL 063 New SOLAS requirements for carriage of portable atmosphere testing equipment for enclosed space entry

  Thu 12 Nov 2015
GEN 006 Publications required on St Vincent and The Grenadines vessels - Rev. 5

  Fri 09 Oct 2015
GEN 003 Lay-up and re-commissioning guidance - Rev.1

  Wed 02 Sep 2015
SOL 007 Electronic Chart Display and Information System - Rev.4

  Wed 26 Aug 2015
MLC 007 Guidelines for MLC inspection for ships of less than 500GT - Rev. 2

  Mon 27 Jul 2015
SOL 046 Revised Guidelines For The Preparation Of The Cargo Securing Manual - Rev.1

  Thu 23 Jul 2015
APIR 002 Piracy and armed robbery against ships - Rev. 2

  Tue 23 Jun 2015
SOL 062 Extension of the period of inspection of the outside of the ship's bottom of cargo ships unavailability of drydock

  Wed 17 Jun 2015
ISM 013 The ISM Code

  Fri 08 May 2015
GEN 002 Application of Mandatory and non mandatory requirements - Rev. 2
SOL 061 International Life Saving Appliances Code _LSA Code_ as amended
FSI 002 Flag State Inspections - Rev. 1

  Mon 04 May 2015
GEN 019 Resolution MSC 349 (92)

  Wed 08 Apr 2015
YAT 005 Pleasure (Private) yachts with Limited Charter Allowance - Rev 1

  Wed 25 Feb 2015
POL 018 Guidelines on application of MARPOL Annex VI Regulation 18 in Emission Control Areas

  Wed 03 Dec 2014
PSC 033 Surveys of St Vincent and The Grenadines' vessels - Guidelines related to Paris MoU - Rev. 2

  Thu 16 Oct 2014
GEN 018 Requirements for St Vincent and The Grenadines towed vessels

  Wed 01 Oct 2014
SOL 014 VDRs - Rev. 3

  Tue 30 Sep 2014
GEN 017 Ebola virus disease (EVD)

  Wed 10 Sep 2014
REG 001 Additional procedure for registration and change of Flag surveys - Rev. 1

  Thu 04 Sep 2014
ISM 012 Changes to the ISM Code

  Fri 18 Jul 2014
SOL 060 Interim guidance on the auto function of bridge navigational watch alarm systems _BNWAS_

  Thu 03 Jul 2014
YAT 006 Surveys, Audits and Inspections on commercial yachts

  Mon 16 Jun 2014
PSC 032 Actions to be taken on vessels in view of PSC Inspections

  Wed 04 Jun 2014
GEN 016 International voyages and mandatory IMO Conventions

  Wed 23 Apr 2014
MLC 006 Reminder Requirement for ML Certificate, DMLC or Inspection report on board

  Thu 13 Mar 2014
SOL 059 Emergency training and drills
GEN 015 The use of national tonnage in applying International Conventions

  Wed 05 Feb 2014
SOL 058 Minimum Safe Manning Document revised form

  Wed 22 Jan 2014
SOL 057 Fireman's outfit

  Mon 13 Jan 2014
SOL 056 Prohibition of blending bulk liquid cargoes

  Fri 13 Dec 2013
SOL 055 Recovery of persons from the water

  Thu 05 Dec 2013
POL 010 Reports on Alleged Inadequate Marpol Port Reception Facilities - Rev.1

  Mon 02 Dec 2013
POL 017 US - 2013 Vessel General Permit _VGP_

  Mon 25 Nov 2013
SOL 042 Bridge Navigational Watch Alarm Systems (BNWAS) - Rev. 2
FSI 001 Flag State Annual Inspection - Rev.1

  Tue 29 Oct 2013
STCW 005 Security Related Training and Instructions for Seafarers

  Tue 08 Oct 2013
GEN 014 Cargo which may liquefy

  Tue 27 Aug 2013
POL 016 Revised USCG Garbage Discharge Regulations for vessels
ISPS 021 IMO INTERIM GUIDELINES FOR OWNERS, OPERATORS AND MASTERS FOR PROTECTION AGAINST PIRACY IN THE GULF OF GUINEA REGION

  Tue 16 Jul 2013
SOL 054 New speed and distance log requirements

  Tue 11 Jun 2013
MLC 005 Food, water and catering requirements including qualifications of ship's cook and catering staff

  Fri 05 Apr 2013
MLC 004 Management of occupational safety and health

  Wed 20 Mar 2013
MLC 003 Guidance on Medical Care On-board Ship

  Wed 27 Feb 2013
PSC 031 Tokyo MOU on PSC New Inspection Regime

  Fri 22 Feb 2013
GEN 009 Anchoring In The Separation Traffic Scheme In the Strait Of Malacca And Singapore - Rev.2

  Tue 29 Jan 2013
PSC 001 Surveys Upon Detention and Postponement of Annual Surveys - Rev 3

  Fri 28 Dec 2012
SOL 053 Carriage of iron ore fines that may liquefy

  Wed 07 Nov 2012
ISPS 016 Guidelines On The Allocation Of Responsibilities To Seek The Successful Resolution Of Stowaway Cases - Rev. 1

  Tue 28 Aug 2012
SOL 052 Revised recommendations for entering enclosed spaces on board ships

  Thu 23 Aug 2012
POL 015 Revised Garbage Discharge Regulations for vessels

  Thu 19 Jul 2012
GEN 011 Guidelines for the Certification of Crew Boats - Rev. 3

  Fri 13 Jul 2012
SOL 019 Maintenance servicing of 406MHz EPIRBs - Rev. 1

  Wed 20 Jun 2012
SOL 051 Requirements for pilot transfer arrangements - Rev.1

  Fri 01 Jun 2012
ISM 011 Violation of mandatory International Conventions

  Thu 24 May 2012
BWM 003 Obligation of Installation of BWM system for vessels engaged in US waters

  Wed 09 May 2012
ISPS 020 Change of Company's name and-or address
ISM 010 Change of Company's name and-or address

  Tue 08 May 2012
ISPS 006 TRANSFER OF ISM AND ISPS CODES CERTIFICATION - Rev. 1
ISM 002 TRANSFER OF ISM AND ISPS CODES CERTIFICATION - Rev. 1

  Thu 03 May 2012
POL 014 MARPOL Annex VI - Ship Energy Efficiency Management System

  Mon 27 Feb 2012
SOL 028 LRIT Test - Rev. 5

  Wed 18 Jan 2012
PSC 030 Port State Controls Detentions as a result of accidental damage to ships

  Thu 12 Jan 2012
STCW 004 Manila Amendments

  Wed 11 Jan 2012
SOL 029 Minimum Safe Manning Certificate - Rev. 1

  Thu 03 Nov 2011
POL 013 Guidance For The Recording Of Operations In The Oil Record Book Part I - Rev. 1

  Fri 23 Sep 2011
APIR 004 Piracy in the Gulf of Aden and off the Coast of Somalia - Rev. 5

  Wed 06 Jul 2011
SOL 050 Lifeboat Release and Retrieval Systems and Fall Preventer Devices on lifeboats

  Wed 01 Jun 2011
PSC 029 Paris MoU New Inspection Regime _NIR_ and ISM Code deficiencies

  Tue 31 May 2011
APIR 006 Declaration of Agreement (form only)

  Fri 27 May 2011
SOL 049 VDR And Casualty Investigation

  Fri 13 May 2011
APIR 001 Report Of Piracy

  Thu 12 May 2011
APIR 005 Protection Of The Japan Self-Defence Force _JSDF_ For Passage Through The Gulf Of Aden And Off The Co
APIR 003 Counter Piracy Web Service
APIR 002 Piracy and armed robbery against ships - Rev. 1
APIR 001 Report Of Piracy (Doc)
ISPS 015 (Now APIR 005) Protection Of The Japan Self-Defence Force _JSDF_ For Passage Through The Gulf Of Aden And Off The Coast Of Somalia

  Thu 05 May 2011
GEN 013 Navigation in the sea area surrounding Japan

  Tue 29 Mar 2011
ISPS 011 Change of Flag and ISM and ISPS Codes Certification - Rev. 1
ISM 009 Internal Safety Audits
ISM 008 (ISPS 011) Change of Flag and ISM and ISPS Codes Certification - Rev. 1

  Fri 25 Feb 2011
SOL 004 Annual Dry Docking of Pax Ships - Rev. 2
ISPS 012 (Now APIR 004) Piracy in the Gulf of Aden and off the Coast of Somalia - Rev. 3

  Wed 23 Feb 2011
GEN 012 International Ice Patrol Services

  Wed 02 Feb 2011
CLA 005 Transfer of Class-related matters between Recognized Organizations (ROs)

  Wed 26 Jan 2011
SOL 048 Maintenance Of Electronic Chart Display And Information System (ECDIS) Software

  Mon 10 Jan 2011
SOL 047 New installation of material containing asbestos

  Mon 20 Dec 2010
MLC 001 Maritime Labour Convention

  Fri 12 Nov 2010
AFS 001 Statement Of Compliance - Rev. 1
POL 012 Amendments Of The Supplement (Form A And B) To The IOPP Certificate

  Mon 08 Nov 2010
SOL 044 AIS Special Notice to Vessels Operating in US Waters
SOL 043 Loading, unloading and stowage of bulk cargoes

  Tue 05 Oct 2010
PSC 028 Denial Of Entry To US Waters For Substandard Vessels

  Fri 17 Sep 2010
SOL 045 ISM Code 2010 Requirements

  Wed 15 Sep 2010
COL 001 Application Of Rule 1(e)

  Tue 31 Aug 2010
GEN 001 Application For An Exemption - Rev. 1

  Wed 25 Aug 2010
POL 011 Amendments To The Revised Annex VI Of MARPOL 73-78

  Thu 12 Aug 2010
PSC 027 Paris MoU on PSC New Inspection Regime

  Mon 02 Aug 2010
ISPS 019 Ship Security Reporting System (SSRS)

  Thu 01 Jul 2010
SOL 041 General Requirements For Lifejackets

  Thu 10 Jun 2010
STCW 002 Certification of Ship Security Officers - Rev. 1

  Fri 26 Mar 2010
SOL 030 LRIT Rev. 4

  Thu 11 Feb 2010
CLA 004 Transfer Of Class - Rev. 1
SOL 040 Means Of Embarkation And Disembarkation

  Tue 19 Jan 2010
SOL 032 Arrangements For Remotely Located Survival Crafts - Rev. 1
GEN 010 Routeing Measures Other Than Traffic Separation Scheme Information On The Existing Deep-Water Route Off Gotland Island

  Thu 14 Jan 2010
SOL 039 AIS SART

  Tue 22 Dec 2009
POL 005 EU Directive 2005-33-EC - Sulfur Control - Rev. 1

  Tue 15 Dec 2009
POL 008 Oil Residue (Sludge) - MARPOL Annex I Amendments - MEPC 59 - Rev. 1

  Fri 04 Dec 2009
ISPS 018 Procedure To Be Followed Upon Receipt Of SSAS Message

  Thu 26 Nov 2009
GEN 008 Replacement of Existing Certificates

  Wed 25 Nov 2009
BWM 002 Ballast Water Management - ROPME Sea Area

  Tue 24 Nov 2009
SOL 003 Immersion Suits and Thermal Protective Aids - Rev. 1

  Wed 18 Nov 2009
POL 001 Regulations for the Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships - Rev. 2 withdrawn
SOL 005 Emergency Escape Breathing Devices

  Mon 09 Nov 2009
POL 009 - Implementation of MARPOL Annex I, Regulation 14 on Non self-propelled crafts

  Tue 29 Sep 2009
SOL 038 Emergency Towing Arrangements And procedures

  Wed 23 Sep 2009
ISPS 017 Trade To Or From The Turkish Republic Of Norther Cyprus

  Tue 22 Sep 2009
ILO 001 Medicine Chest - Rev. 1

  Mon 14 Sep 2009
SOL 037 Infant Lifejackets on Pax ships - Res

  Thu 10 Sep 2009
POL 007 MSDS For MARPOL Annex 1 Type Oil As Cargo In Bulk And Marine Fuel Oil

  Thu 20 Aug 2009
SOL 036 Amendment to SOLAS 74 as amended Resolution MSC 256 (84)
SOL 012 Servicing of Launching Appliances and On-load Release Gear - Rev. 4

  Thu 02 Jul 2009
GEN 007 Oxygen And Acetylene Cylinders

  Tue 23 Jun 2009
ISPS 013 Guidance for Testing SSAS And Actions In Case Of False SSAS Message - Rev. 1

  Thu 18 Jun 2009
ISPS 014 Submission Of Security-Related Information Prior To The Entry Into Port

  Wed 27 May 2009
STCW 003 Guidelines For Keeping A Safe Watch On Board

  Tue 12 May 2009
POL 006 Disposal Of Garbage In The Mediterranean Sea

  Thu 30 Apr 2009
SOL 035 Carriage of Emergency Escape Breathing Devices EEBD on Cargo and Passenger Ships

  Wed 22 Apr 2009
GEN 005 Report on loss of life or personal injury on board

  Thu 16 Apr 2009
GEN 004 Vessels intending to anchor off the port of Singapore

  Wed 01 Apr 2009
FSI 004 Monitoring Rectifications of deficiencies reported during an Annual Flag State Inspection

  Tue 17 Mar 2009
SOL 001 Immersion Suits - Rev. 2

  Mon 09 Mar 2009
SOL 034 Revised Certificate of Fitness for the Carrage of Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk

  Thu 26 Feb 2009
YAT 001-REG 002 Yachts Ownership Requirements
REG 003 WebSite Updates - Owners-Managers Responsibilities
REG 002 Yachts Ownership Requirements
PSC 026 Procedure for conducting operational fire, abandon ship and damage control drills during a Port State Control inspection
SOL 022 Long Range Identification And Tracking Information - Resolution MSC202(81)
SOL 031 LRIT Tests - Please Urge
YAT 003 Safety Code Of Practice For Pleasure Yacht & Safety Code of Practice for Pleasure Yachts Engaged in Commercial Trade
YAT 004 Declaration On Anti-fouling System

  Fri 20 Feb 2009
SOL 033 Life rafts in lieu of lifeboats

  Fri 16 Jan 2009
ISPS 010 (Now APIR 003) Counter Piracy Web Service

  Mon 15 Dec 2008
POL 004 Revised MARPOL Annex VI

  Thu 20 Nov 2008
YAT 002 Safety Code Of Practice For Pleasure Yacht - Rev. 1

  Thu 06 Nov 2008
ISPS 009 (Now APIR 002) Piracy and armed robbery against ships

  Fri 31 Oct 2008
ISPS 008 (Now APIR 001) Report Of Piracy (Doc)
ISPS 008 (Now APIR 001) Report Of Piracy

  Fri 24 Oct 2008
Procedure For Registration - Pleasure Yachts Up To 500 GT
Application for an Exemption to Yacht's Manning Requirement
Application for an Exemption to Yacht's Manning Requirement
Procedure for Registration - Pleasure Yachts Of 500 GT and over
Procedure for Registration - Commercial Yachts

  Thu 09 Oct 2008
SOL 016 CSR - Rev. 1

  Mon 18 Aug 2008
ISPS 007 Company Id Number - Rev. 1
ISM 007 Company Id Number - Rev. 1

  Tue 12 Aug 2008
PSC 025 CIC Safety of Navigation - SOLAS Chap. V

  Mon 14 Jul 2008
SOL 027 Radar Performance Standards

  Fri 13 Jun 2008
SOL 025 Magnetic Compass - Rev. 1

  Mon 07 Apr 2008
PSC 024 Port State Controls Inspection Reports - Rev 1
SOL 026 Transferable liferafts on cargo ships
AFS 002 International Convention on Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems

  Tue 12 Feb 2008
SOL 024 Solas 2006 Amendments
SOL 023 Sea Trials
SOL 021 Annual Testing of AIS
ISM 006 Guidelines For The Operational Implementation Of The ISM Code By Companies
ISM 005 Guidelines On The Control Of Ships In An Emergency
ISM 004 Reporting Near Misses
ISM 003 Shipboard technical operating and maintenance manuals

  Tue 20 Nov 2007
STCW 001 Reg 1-10 Para 5

  Wed 07 Nov 2007
SOL 020 Safe Manning

  Wed 05 Sep 2007
PSC 023 Insepction of GMDSS Equipment

  Mon 20 Aug 2007
FSI 003 FSI Policy - Rev 1

  Tue 03 Jul 2007
SOL 018 Closure of Inmarsat A Service

  Sat 16 Jun 2007
SOL 017 GMDSS Log Books

  Tue 12 Jun 2007
ISM 001 Compliance Of Certain Cargo Ship And Special Purpose Ships With The Management For The Safe Operations
MSC-MEPC.6-Circ.3 29-03-07 National Contact Points

  Tue 05 Jun 2007
PSC 022 Marpol Violation

  Wed 14 Mar 2007
ISPS 005 Compliance Of Certain Cargo Ships With Special Measures To Enhance Maritime Security

  Thu 16 Nov 2006
SOL 015 Free Fall Lifeboat Drills

  Tue 07 Nov 2006
ISPS 003 Ship Security Alert - Contract With Providers - Rev. 1

  Mon 23 Oct 2006
PSC 021 Detentions Inside Paris MOU

  Mon 25 Sep 2006
ISPS 002 Guidance Relating To Submission Of Security Information

  Wed 13 Sep 2006
PSC 020 Notification For PSC Mandatory Inspections

  Sun 10 Sep 2006
SOL 013 Ship Reporting System
PSC 019 Code Of Good Practice For PSC Officers

  Wed 16 Aug 2006
SOL 010 Vessels Not Subject To ISM-ISPS Operated In High Risk Area - Rev 1

  Thu 03 Aug 2006
SOL 009 Offshore Vessels - Rev. 2

  Fri 28 Jul 2006
Updated List of Contact Points (IMO Web Site)

  Wed 12 Jul 2006
SOL 011 Emergency Procedures for Bulk Carriers

  Mon 22 May 2006
SOL 008 Digital Publications

  Tue 11 Apr 2006
PSC 017 Oily Bilge Water

  Mon 10 Apr 2006
CLA 003 Navigation And Operating Area Notations

  Wed 08 Mar 2006
PSC 016 Unavailability of St Vincent STCW 95 Endorsements

  Tue 28 Feb 2006
CLA 001 Withdrawal of Class
CLA 002 Survey Report
ILL 001 Multiple Load Line Certificates

  Wed 25 Jan 2006
PSC 015 Concentrated Inspection Campaign on MARPOL Annex I

  Thu 29 Dec 2005
BWM 001 Ballast Water Management

  Mon 24 Oct 2005
SOL 002 Lauching lifeboats without their assigned crew

  Tue 11 Oct 2005
ISPS 001 CSO INFORMATION
ISPS 001 CSO INFORMATION

  Thu 28 Jul 2005
PSC 007 Guidance for compliance with STCW
PSC 008 Guidance for Compliance with ISM Code
PSC 006 Guidance For Inspection Of Hours Of Work And Rest
PSC 004 Gen Procedural Guidelines for Port State Control Officers
PSC 005 Guidance For Inspection On Working And Living Conditions
PSC 009 GUIDANCE FOR CHECKING THE STRUCTURES OF BULK CARRIERS
PSC 013 PSC MOU Access Refusal
PSC 014 Priority Inspection
PSC 012 PSC MOU Action Taken Codes
PSC 010 Guidance for Operational Control On Ferries And Passenger Ships
PSC 011 Surveys While Under Port State Control Inspection
PSC 003 Detention of SVG Vessels Under Regional PSC Regimes
PSC 002 Port State Control MOU
POL 003 Condition Assessment Scheme (CAS)
POL 002 Measures For Existing Oil Tankers and For Oil Tankers Carrying Heavy Grade Oil As Cargo