Collection

Active marine guidance notes (MGNs)

A collection of active marine guidance notes, published by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).

MGNs: 000s

MGNs 1 to 99.

MGNs: 100s

MGNs 100 to 199.

MGNs: 200s

MGNs 200 to 299.

MGNs: 300s

MGNs 300 to 399.

MGNs: 400s

MGNs 400 to 499.

MGNs: 500 to 549

MGNs 500 to 599.

MGN 550 to 599

M GN 550 to 599

MGN 600s

MGNs from 600

Published 6 May 2014
Last updated 5 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. MGN 649 removed and replaced by MGN 649 A1

  2. deleted MGN 487 amendment 1 and added MGN 487 Amendment 2

  3. added MGN 664

  4. added MGN 401 Amendment 3 and removed MGN 401 Amendment 2 added MGN 324 Amendment 2and removed MGN 324 Amendment 1

  5. MGN 306 (M) Amendment 1 added to collection

  6. added MGN 529

  7. MGN 641 A1 added

  8. MGN 665 (m+f) added

  9. Added MGN637(M)

  10. added MGN 641

  11. added MGN 661

  12. UPLOADED MGN 662

  13. Replaced MGN 364 with MGN 364 Amendment 1

  14. Addition of MGN 588 Amendment 1 and removal of MGN 588

  15. uploaded MGN 535 Amendment 1 and removed MGN 535

  16. Latest published MGNs listed: MGN 353 Amendment 1, MGN 475 Amendment 1, MGN 583 Amendment 1, and MGN 658.

  17. MGN 558 removed from collection page and MGN 558 Amendment 1 put in its place

  18. MGN 558 amendment 1 added

  19. Added MGN656 to the collection page

  20. Added MGN 554 Amendment 1 to collection page and removed MGN 554

  21. Updated to include MGN 486 amendment 2 access to shore based welfare facilities.

  22. Updated to reflect MGN 600 Amendment 2

  23. Uploaded MGN 440 Amendment 1

  24. MGN 654 uploaded

  25. Updated to include latest MGNs and amendments.

  26. MGN 652 added to collection

  27. Collection page updated to reflect the latest published marine notices up to MGN 650.

  28. Added MGN 543 to collection

  29. MGN 570 and MGN 581 added

  30. Updated to include, MGN 591 Safe means of access to fishing vessels and small vessels in ports and MGN 592 Mooring, towing or hauling equipment on all vessels: safe installation and safe operation

  31. Updated to include MGN 593 Health and safety chemical agents regulations 2010 amended

  32. Updated to include MGN 480 (M) Amendment 2 MLC 2006 Ship owners liabilities and seafarer compensation

  33. Updated to include MGN 590 (M+F) STCW Manila amendments alcohol limits

  34. MGN 572 added to list

  35. MGN 579 added

  36. Updated to include - MGN 577 Overside working on vessels and MGN 578 Maintenance of lists of crew ashore

  37. Addition of mgn 570 & mgn 571

  38. Updated M notices

  39. MGN 324 Amendment 1 Watchkeeping Safety - VHF Radio & AIS, MGN 562 Amendment 1 Radio Regulations and GMDSS Radio Equipment Updates

  40. MGN 562 & MGN 563 added to list.

  41. Updated MGN 566 (M+F) STCW Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits

  42. MGN 565 (M) (Corrigendum) Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits for Seafarers

  43. MGN 565 STCW Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits

  44. MGN 520 (M) added to list

  45. Two new MGN uploaded (MGN 554 & 557)

  46. MGN 559 (M +F) added

  47. MGN 472 (M) Corrigendum added

  48. MGN 556 added

  49. Included MGN 547 & MGN 552

  50. MGN 542 uploaded

  51. MGN 472 - MLC 2006; Guidance on the procedure for applying for a Substantial Equivalence.

  52. MGN 540 and MGN 541 uploaded

  53. Update MGN 539 (M) Carriage of the Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seafarers

  54. Update MGN 536 (M) Safety Management Code For Domestic Passenger Ships

  55. MGN 477(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Seafarers' Employment Agreements

  56. MGN 530 (M+F) Radio Log Book: Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels.

  57. MGN 219 (M) added & MGN 219c removed

  58. MGN 532 (M) & MGN 532 (M) Corrigendum MGN 533 (M) & MGN 533 (M) Corrigendum

  59. MGN 510 and MGN 529 uploaded

  60. MGN 532 (M) Safe movenent on board ship & MGN 533 Means of access - amendments in progress.

  61. New MGN 531 (M) Cargo stowage and securing

  62. Addition MGN 532 (M) Safe movement on board ship MGN 533 (M) Means of Access

  63. MGN 473 added to the collection 30/12/2014

  64. MGN 490,491, 525 and 528 added

  65. MGN 527(M) added 05 11 14

  66. MGN 470 added (29 10 14)

  67. MGN 524(M&F) added 07.10.14

  68. MGN 519(M) Life-Saving Appliances - Controlled Means of Descent at Embarkation Stations - Replacement for Embarkation Ladders and Access to Remotely Located Liferafts added on 30 September 2014

  69. Collection edited

  70. MGN 522 (M&F) added 4 September 2014

  71. MGN 518(M) added (14/08/14)

  72. MGN 481(M) added (13/08/14)

  73. MGN 515 & MGN 516 added (31/07/14)

  74. MGN 517(M) MLC Substantially equivalent accommodation standards for Large Commercial Yachts of 3000 GT to less than 5000 GT now added

  75. MGN 475 added 22/07/14

  76. MGNs relating to MLC added (16/07/14)

  77. MGN 511(M), MGN 512(M), MGN 513(M) & MGN 514(M) added

  78. First published.