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.

  1. MGN 7 Training, certification guidance part 7

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 8: Guidance on education and training schemes for seafarers

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 12 (F) Fishing vessels operating in submarine exercise areas

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 12 (F) Amendment 1: operating in submarine exercise areas

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 20 (M+F) Merchant shipping and fishing vessels regulations 1997

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 26 (M) High-speed craft training: further guidance

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 33 (M+F) Sewage systems: hazards, installation, maintenance

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 34 Lifeboat, compression ignition engines emergency

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 35 Accidents when using power operated watertight doors

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 36 Carrying dangerous goods in packaged or dry bulk form

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 37 Merchant shipping regulations: dangerous goods and pollutants

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 38 (M+F)Contamination of ships air conditioning by legionella

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 50 Manning of pilot boats

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 52 Testing emergency sources of electrical power

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 60 Code of safe practice for solid bulk cargoes: amendment

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 69 Oral examination syllabuses

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 70 Guidelines on responsibilities resolution of stowaways

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 71 Muster, drill, onboard training, decision support system

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 76 Lifejackets carried on passenger ships

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 79 Safety, pollution prevention equipment carried in excess

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 81 Ship ballast water minimize transfer of harmful organisms

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 83 Specifications for hyperbaric evacuation systems

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 83a Guidelines specifications hyperbaric evacuation systems

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 90 Manual handling regulations 1998

    • Guidance

MGNs: 100s

MGNs 100 to 199.

  1. MGN 106 Lifesaving appliances: fibre cordage

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 107 Merchant shipping regulations: carriage of cargoes

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 108 (M) Hull stress monitoring systems

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 111 (M + F) Maintenance of lists of crew ashore

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 120 (M) Training and certification guidance part 12

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 121 (M) Training and certification guidance part 13

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 123 (M + F) Certificates of discharge

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 132 (M+F) Electrical equipment, maintenance and incidents

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 134 (M+ F) Issue of discharge books to UK seafarers

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 136 (M+F) Amounts that may be deducted from seafarers’ wages

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 137 (M+F) Look-out during periods of darkness and restricted visibility

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 141 (M) Man overboard smoke signals parachute flares on class VI passenger vessels

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 144 (M) Merchant shipping safety for bulk carriers regulations

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 146 (M) Carriage of packaged cargo and cargo units

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 147 (M +F) Training in First Aid and Medical Care

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 157 (M) Safety: container securing and corrugated bulkheads

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 158 (M) SMC: domestic passenger ships of classes III – VI (A)

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 164 (M) STCW 95 Part 18: Conversion of Tonnage

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 165 (F) Fishing vessels the risk of flooding

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 168 (M + F) The marking of seismic streamers

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 171 (M) Mandatory surveys ro-ro and HS passenger craft

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 175 (M+F) Health & safety regulations Merchant & Fishing Vessels

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 177 (M+F) Accidents involving electrical test equipment

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 190 (F) Copper pipe failure in engine cooling water systems

    • Guidance
  25. MGN 193 (M+F) The effects of alcohol or drugs on survival at sea

    • Guidance
  26. MGN 197 (M+F) Implementation of council directive 96/29 euratom

    • Guidance
  27. MGN 198 (M) Safety at solid bulk cargo terminals

    • Guidance
  28. MGN 199 (M) Dangers of interaction

    • Guidance

MGNs: 200s

MGNs 200 to 299.

  1. MGN 203 (M) Crew training for domestic passenger vessels

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 210 (M) Advice on the dangers of flooding of forward compartments

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 218 (M) Thames safety inquiry recommendation 27.2

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 219 Seafarer medicals, a guide for employers and agencies

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 223 (M) Carriage of coconut oil and other vegetable oils

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 225 (M+F) Radio medical advice for ships at sea

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 231 (M+F) Shipboard pollution emergency plans

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 242 (M+F) Format and procedures for reporting safety incidents

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 245 (M) Inspection of shell loading doors on ro-ro ferries

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 248 (M) Safety preparations prior to machinery maintenance

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 258 (M+F) Decommissioning of halon systems

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 264 (M) Medical fitness requirements

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 266 (F) Interpretation of SOLAS chapter 5 for fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 267 (F) Location, stowage of liferafts and radio beacons on fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 271 (M) The protection of windows and side scuttles

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 272 (M) Voyage data recorders: performance testing

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 272a (M) Voyage data recorder: performance test certificate

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 273 (M) Operational issues relating to marine evacuation systems

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 276 (M+F) Maintenance of portable fire extinguishers

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 279 (M) Certificate of competency as compass adjuster

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 280 (M) Construction standards for small vessels in sport use

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 281 (F) Fishing vessel freeboard & stability booklet format

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 282(M) Carriage of dangerous goods on offshore supply vessels

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 283 (M) Back loading of contaminated bulk liquids

    • Guidance
  25. MGN 285 (M+F) Electronic charts operating ECDIS in the RCDS mode

    • Guidance
  26. MGN 290 (M) Local passenger vessels - manning

    • Guidance
  27. MGN 291 (F) Fishing vessels: fire detection and alarms

    • Guidance
  28. MGN 293(M+F) Alternative arrangement for paper chart requirements

    • Guidance
  29. MGN 294 (M+F) Use of GMDSS equipment in general communications

    • Guidance
  30. MGN 296 (M) Medication at sea

    • Guidance
  31. MGN 297 M) Carriage Of defibrillators on ships

    • Guidance
  32. MGN 299 (M+F) Inappropriate use of mobile phones whilst on duty

    • Guidance
  33. MGN 284 (M+F) Ships carrying fumigated bulk cargoes

    • Guidance

MGNs: 300s

MGNs 300 to 399.

  1. MGN 301 (M+F) Manoeuvring information on board ships

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 304 (M+F) Shore to ship communications during a distress

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 305 (M+F) Barring of INMARSAT ship earth station procedures

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 306 (M) Designing and operating smaller passenger vessels

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 308 (M+F) Mooring, towing or hauling equipment on all vessels

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 309 (F) Fishing vessels: the dangers of enclosed spaces

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 310 (F) Fishing vessels: risk of fire, explosion and burning

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 311 (F) Working and protective gear for fishermen

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 312 (F) Liquid petroleum gas and diesel fuelled appliances.

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 313 (F) Keeping a safe navigational watch on fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 314 (F) Wheelhouse visibility onboard fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 315 (M) Keeping a safe navigational watch on merchant vessels

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 316 (F) Re-applying paints and varnishes to interior surfaces

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 319 (M+F) Electronic chart plotting systems for small vessels

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 321 (M) AIS on double-ended passenger ferries

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 322 (M+F) Ship survey standards

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 323 (M+F) Explosives picked up at sea

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 324 (M+F) Amendment 1 Watchkeeping Safety – VHF Radio & AIS

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 325 (M) Helicopter assistance at sea

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 327(M) High speed craft dynamic stability research

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 328 High-speed craft dynamic stability in following, quartering seas

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 330 (M+F) Radio aerial lead-ins

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 331 Merchant shipping and fishing vessels: work equipment

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 332a Lifting operations, lifting equipment regulations 2006

    • Guidance
  25. MGN 335 Bulk carriers guidelines early assessment of hull damage

    • Guidance
  26. MGN 337 Safe means of access to fishing and other small vessels

    • Guidance
  27. MGN 338 Fire at sea: risk assessment for the maritime incident response group (MIRG)

    • Guidance
  28. MGN 340 IMDG code and cargoes carried in cargo transport units

    • Guidance
  29. MGN 341 Ro-ro ships' vehicle decks: accidents and access

    • Guidance
  30. MGN 342 Carriage of dangerous goods for sale on UK ferries

    • Guidance
  31. MGN 344 Observations from passenger vessel evacuation exercises

    • Guidance
  32. MGN 347 Vessels where certificates state a limiting number of passengers

    • Guidance
  33. MGN 349 Carriage and use of radar reflectors on small vessels

    • Guidance
  34. MGN 352 MS and FV control of noise at work regulations 2007

    • Guidance
  35. MGN 354 Safe operation of fixed CO2 gas fire extinguishing systems

    • Guidance
  36. MGN 353 MS FV Control of vibration at work regulations 2007

    • Guidance
  37. MGN 355 Maintenance of fixed bulk dry powder fire systems

    • Guidance
  38. MGN 356 Merchant shipping and fishing vessels health and safety at work carcinogens, mutagens regulations 2007

    • Guidance
  39. MGN 357 Night time lookout: photochromic lenses and dark adaptation

    • Guidance
  40. MGN 358 CERS reporting requirements for port waste and bulk carrier infringements

    • Guidance
  41. MGN 360 Changes to routeing measures in electronic navigational charts (ENCs)

    • Guidance
  42. MGN 363 The control and management of ships’ ballast water

    • Guidance
  43. MGN 364 Traffic separation schemes rule 10

    • Guidance
  44. MGN 365 Human element assessment tool

    • Guidance
  45. MGN 366 Off shore pirate broadcasting

    • Guidance
  46. MGN 367 Approval fixed fire detection alarm systems balconies

    • Guidance
  47. MGN 369 Navigation in restricted visibility

    • Guidance
  48. MGN 370 The Dreadnought Medical Service, St Thomas’ Hospital

    • Guidance
  49. MGN 372 Guidance to mariners operating in vicinity of UK OREIs

    • Guidance
  50. MGN 374 (M+F) Inspection & testing of pressurised gas cylinders

    • Guidance
  51. MGN 375 (M+F) Maritime safety information

    • Guidance
  52. MGN 377(M+F) Noise at work from music and entertainment

    • Guidance
  53. MGN 378(M+F) Provision and use of work equipment regulations 2008

    • Guidance
  54. MGN 379 (M+F) Navigation: use of electronic navigation aids

    • Guidance
  55. MGN 381 (M+F) Air pollution: survey and certification requirements

    • Guidance
  56. MGN 382 (M) Fire protection of balconies and other external areas

    • Guidance
  57. MGN 383 (M+F) United States clean water act

    • Guidance
  58. MGN 384 (M+F) Maintenance of electronic navigational equipment

    • Guidance
  59. MGN 385 (M+F) Pollution by sewage and garbage from ships

    • Guidance
  60. MGN 386 (M+F) Prevention of air pollution from merchant shipping

    • Guidance
  61. MGN 387 (M+F) Port waste reception facilities: regulations

    • Guidance
  62. MGN 389 (M+F) Fixed gas fire-extinguishing systems

    • Guidance
  63. MGN 392 (M+F) Radio survey service: authorisation

    • Guidance
  64. MGN 393 (M+F) Maintenance and use of new technology light sources

    • Guidance
  65. MGN 394 (M+F) Local supplier of fuel oil registration

    • Guidance
  66. MGN 396 (M+F) Compatibility of life-saving equipment

    • Guidance
  67. MGN 398 (M+F) Merchant shipping anti-fouling systems regulations

    • Guidance
  68. MGN 399 Prevention of infectious disease at sea by immunisations and medication

    • Guidance

MGNs: 400s

MGNs 400 to 499.

  1. MGN 400 (M+F)Additional guidance on air pollution from ships

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 401 (M+F) vessel traffic services and local port services in the UK

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 401 (M+F) (Amendment 1) vessel traffic services and local port services in UK

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 406c Use of barbecues, pig roasts on vessels

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 407 Testing fire protection for composite, wood constructions

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 408 biological agents regulations

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 409 chemical agents regulations

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 410 Health and safety: work at height regulations

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 411 Certification requirements for crew of fishing vessels, small commercial vessels and large yachts

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 413 Voluntary code of practice for employment of non EAA fishing vessel crew

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 414 Fishing vessels: management beyond european waters

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 415 Fishing vessels: hazards trawling, including beam trawling and scallop dredging

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 416 Small commercial vessels operating in foreign waters

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 417 (M+F): Companies offering shore-based maintenance of radio equipment

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 418 Roll-on/roll-off ships stowage and securing of vehicles

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 424 Safety responsibilities on board dive boats

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 425 Assessment of risks for those sleeping on dead ships

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 426 External access to means of escape

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 427 Stability guidance for fishing vessels under 15m

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 428 Health and safety: artificial optical radiation regulations

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 429 Health and Safety: asbestos regulations

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 433 Helicopter aviation inspection bodies

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 434 (M+F) Amendment 1 Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) - Training and Certification of VTS Personnel

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 435 Declaration of maximum continuous engine power

    • Guidance
  25. MGN 436 Reduce effects of shocks and impacts on small vessels

    • Guidance
  26. MGN 437 Small commercial vessel codes of practice revision

    • Guidance
  27. MGN 438 CERS exemption arrangements under VTM reporting regulations 2004

    • Guidance
  28. MGN 439 Survey standards for 24m and over registered length FV

    • Guidance
  29. MGN 440 Measures to counter piracy, armed robbery

    • Guidance
  30. MGN 441 Changes to MCA’s 2002 SOLAS V publication

    • Guidance
  31. MGN 442 Alternative training standards for helicopter operations

    • Guidance
  32. MGN 446 control vibration at work regulations 2007 exemptions

    • Guidance
  33. MGN 447 MS, FV control of noise at work regulations - exemptions

    • Guidance
  34. MGN 449 Excessive harmonic distortion: potential hazards

    • Guidance
  35. MGN 451 Risk of exposure to radiation

    • Guidance
  36. MGN 452 Potential hazards of arc flash

    • Guidance
  37. MGN 453 Fire retardent treatment for large commercial yachts

    • Guidance
  38. MGN 454a Chemical agents (amendment) regulations 2012

    • Guidance
  39. MGN 455 Support for maritime training scheme-revised arrangements

    • Guidance
  40. MGN 457 Oil recovery vessel code alternate arrangements

    • Guidance
  41. MGN 459 Directive 2010/36/EU amendments domestic passenger ships

    • Guidance
  42. MGN 461 Inland waterways issue of EU vessel identification number

    • Guidance
  43. MGN 462 Entry into force of the energy efficiency design index

    • Guidance
  44. MGN 464 Life and rescue boat weight increase from water ingress

    • Guidance
  45. MGN 465 Annual testing of automatic identification systems (AIS)

    • Guidance
  46. MGN 466 The rescue boat code

    • Guidance
  47. MGN 468 Voluntary towage endorsement scheme

    • Guidance
  48. MGN 469 Safety standards for non-passenger vessels

    • Guidance
  49. MGN 470 List of merchant shipping notices, marine guidance notes

    • Guidance
  50. MGN 471 Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: definitions (key terms)

    • Guidance
  51. MGN 472 Applying for a Substantial Equivalence

    • Guidance
  52. MGN 472 (M) (Corrigendum) applying for a substantial equivalence

    • Guidance
  53. MGN 473 Health and safety at work: employment of young persons

    • Guidance
  54. MGN 474 Retention of Crew Agreements where appropriate

    • Guidance
  55. MGN 475 Maritime labour convention: recruitment and Placement

    • Guidance
  56. MGN 476 Signing on non MLC-ratified countries' ships

    • Guidance
  57. MGN 477 Seafarers' Employment Agreements

    • Guidance
  58. MGN 478(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Seafarer's Wages

    • Guidance
  59. MGN 479 (M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Repatriation

    • Guidance
  60. MGN 482(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Medical Care

    • Guidance
  61. MGN 484 Health and Safety published accident statistics - advice

    • Guidance
  62. MGN 485(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Seafarer Employment Agreements - Application to Trainees

    • Guidance
  63. MGN 486 Access to shore-based welfare facilities

    • Guidance
  64. MGN 487 Maritime labour convention 2006: on-shore complaints

    • Guidance
  65. MGN 490 Amendment 1, Maritime labour convention: small vessels

    • Guidance
  66. MGN 491 Amendment 1 Maritime labour convention: workboats

    • Guidance
  67. MGN 492 Health and safety: those not employed by the ship owner

    • Guidance
  68. MGN 493 Asbestos regulations and amendments

    • Guidance
  69. MGN 494 Media or organisations using ships and fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  70. MGN 495 Certificate of competency tug deck

    • Guidance
  71. MGN 496 Certificate of competency for master workboat deck

    • Guidance
  72. MGN 497 Storage and use of dangerous goods onboard ship

    • Guidance
  73. MGN 498 Operational guidance for towing inflatables

    • Guidance

MGNs: 500s

MGNs 500 to 599.

  1. MGN 503 Heel and Roll Test for Fishing Vessel Stability

    • Guidance
  2. MGN 505 (M) Human element guidance - Part 1: Fatigue and fitness

    • Guidance
  3. MGN 506 (M) Navigation: Deepsea pilotage

    • Guidance
  4. MGN 507 (M+F) (Amendment 1) Oil pollution: Bunker Oil

    • Guidance
  5. MGN 508 (M) Oil pollution : liability and compulsory insurance

    • Guidance
  6. MGN 510 (M+F) Use of exhaust gas cleaning systems.

    • Guidance
  7. MGN 511 (M) - Solid Bulk Cargoes: Amendments 02-13 to (IMSBC)

    • Guidance
  8. MGN 512 (M) - Solid bulk cargoes: Cargoes not listed in (IMSBC)

    • Guidance
  9. MGN 513 (M) - Solid Bulk Cargoes: Controlling moisture content

    • Guidance
  10. MGN 514 (M) Solid Bulk Cargoes: Iron Ore Fines - DSC.1/Circ.71

    • Guidance
  11. MGN 515 (M) Special Purpose Ships (SPS) Code - Offshore Vessels

    • Guidance
  12. MGN 516 (M) IMO Codes and Guidelines for Offshore Vessels

    • Guidance
  13. MGN 517(M) MLC Accommodation: Large Yachts 3000GT to 5000GT

    • Guidance
  14. MGN 518 (M) Police Boat Codes, Amendment 3 (PBC3)

    • Guidance
  15. MGN 519 (M) Life-saving appliances: Controlled means of descent

    • Guidance
  16. MGN 520 (M) Human Element Guidance

    • Guidance
  17. MGN 522 (M+F) Health and Safety: New and Expectant Mothers

    • Guidance
  18. MGN 524 (M+F) Life-Saving Appliances: Category C Medical Kits

    • Guidance
  19. MGN 525 (M+F) Guidelines for providing food and fresh water

    • Guidance
  20. MGN 527(M) Tonnage of Multihulls Under 24m Load Line Length

    • Guidance
  21. MGN 528 European Social Partner's Agreement

    • Guidance
  22. MGN 529 (M + F) Life-saving appliances - immersion suits

    • Guidance
  23. MGN 530 (M+F) Radio log book: merchant and fishing vessels

    • Guidance
  24. MGN 531 (M) Cargo stowage and securing

    • Guidance
  25. MGN 532 (M) Safe movement on board ship

    • Guidance
  26. MGN 532 (M) (Corrigendum) Safe movement on board ship

    • Guidance
  27. MGN 533 (M) Means of access

    • Guidance
  28. MGN 533 (M) (Corrigendum) Means of access

    • Guidance
  29. MGN 534 (M+F) Cargo Safety: Verifying gross mass of containers

    • Guidance
  30. MGN 535 (M) Small Seagoing Passenger Ship Code

    • Guidance
  31. MGN 536 Safety management code for domestic passenger ships

    • Guidance
  32. MGN 537 (M): Surveys - Alternative Compliance Scheme

    • Guidance
  33. MGN 538 Pleasure vessels - guidance and applicable UK regulations

    • Guidance
  34. MGN 539 Carriage of the code of safe working practices

    • Guidance
  35. MGN 540 Fitting 'fall preventer devices' to on-load release hooks

    • Guidance
  36. MGN 541 Replacement of lifeboat release and retrieval systems

    • Guidance
  37. MGN 542 (M) The Hovercraft Code

    • Guidance
  38. MGN 545 Transportation of dangerous goods (marine)

    • Guidance
  39. MGN 546 (M) In Water Surveys

    • Guidance
  40. MGN 547 (M) Bauxite - safe carriage by sea

    • Guidance
  41. MGN 548 (M+F) Inflatable SOLAS certificated liferafts, lifejackets, marine evacuation systems, and repair of inflated rescue boats

    • Guidance
  42. MGN 550 Design, Installation, Operation of Lithium-ion Batteries

    • Guidance
  43. MGN 552 Cargo - safe stowage of specialised vehicles

    • Guidance
  44. MGN 553 Inflatable Non-SOLAS Liferafts and life-saving appliances

    • Guidance
  45. MGN 554 Marine Equipment Directive UK Applicant Notfied Bodies

    • Guidance
  46. MGN 555 Service providers for lifeboats, rigid rescue boats

    • Guidance
  47. MGN 556 (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 2001

    • Guidance
  48. MGN 557 Marine Equipment Directive - Strategy and Reporting

    • Guidance
  49. MGN 558 Marine Evacuation Systems (MES): Servicing and Deployments

    • Guidance
  50. MGN 559 Electromagnetic fields (EMFs), seafarer health and safety

    • Guidance
  51. MGN 560 Servicing, testing, drilling of Lifeboats, Rescue boats

    • Guidance
  52. MGN 561 (M) Surveys - Enhanced Authorisation Scheme

    • Guidance
  53. MGN 562 (M+F) Amendment 1 Radio Regulations & GMDSS Radio Updates

    • Guidance
  54. MGN 563 Port Waste Reception Facilities and management planning

    • Guidance
  55. MGN 564: marine casualty and marine incident reporting

    • Guidance
  56. MGN 566 STCW Manila Amendments: Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits

    • Guidance
  57. MGN 568 Surveys - Alternative Compliance Scheme

    • Guidance
  58. MGN 570 (F) Fishing Vessels: Emergency Drills

    • Guidance
  59. MGN 571 (F) Fishing vessels: prevention of man overboard

    • Guidance
  60. MGN 572 (M) Safety Rules and Standards for Seagoing Domestic Passenger Ships

    • Guidance
  61. MGN 576 Guidance for undertaking fumigation operations alongside

    • Guidance
  62. MGN 577 (M+F) Maintenance lists of crew ashore

    • Guidance
  63. MGN 578 (M) Overside working on vessels

    • Guidance
  64. MGN 579 (M) Load line convention regulations 2018

    • Guidance
Published 6 May 2014
Last updated 10 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. MGN 572 added to list
  2. MGN 579 added
  3. Updated to include - MGN 577 Overside working on vessels and MGN 578 Maintenance of lists of crew ashore
  4. Addition of mgn 570 & mgn 571
  5. Updated M notices
  6. MGN 324 Amendment 1 Watchkeeping Safety - VHF Radio & AIS, MGN 562 Amendment 1 Radio Regulations and GMDSS Radio Equipment Updates
  7. MGN 562 & MGN 563 added to list.
  8. Updated MGN 566 (M+F) STCW Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits
  9. MGN 565 (M) (Corrigendum) Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits for Seafarers
  10. MGN 565 STCW Manila Amendments: Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits
  11. MGN 520 (M) added to list
  12. Two new MGN uploaded (MGN 554 & 557)
  13. MGN 559 (M +F) added
  14. MGN 472 (M) Corrigendum added
  15. MGN 556 added
  16. Included MGN 547 & MGN 552
  17. MGN 542 uploaded
  18. MGN 472 - MLC 2006; Guidance on the procedure for applying for a Substantial Equivalence.
  19. MGN 540 and MGN 541 uploaded
  20. Update MGN 539 (M) Carriage of the Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seafarers
  21. Update MGN 536 (M) Safety Management Code For Domestic Passenger Ships
  22. MGN 477(M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Seafarers' Employment Agreements
  23. MGN 530 (M+F) Radio Log Book: Merchant Shipping and Fishing Vessels.
  24. MGN 219 (M) added & MGN 219c removed
  25. MGN 532 (M) & MGN 532 (M) Corrigendum MGN 533 (M) & MGN 533 (M) Corrigendum
  26. MGN 510 and MGN 529 uploaded
  27. MGN 532 (M) Safe movenent on board ship & MGN 533 Means of access - amendments in progress.
  28. New MGN 531 (M) Cargo stowage and securing
  29. Addition MGN 532 (M) Safe movement on board ship MGN 533 (M) Means of Access
  30. MGN 473 added to the collection 30/12/2014
  31. MGN 490,491, 525 and 528 added
  32. MGN 527(M) added 05 11 14
  33. MGN 470 added (29 10 14)
  34. MGN 524(M&F) added 07.10.14
  35. 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
  36. Collection edited
  37. MGN 522 (M&F) added 4 September 2014
  38. MGN 518(M) added (14/08/14)
  39. MGN 481(M) added (13/08/14)
  40. MGN 515 & MGN 516 added (31/07/14)
  41. MGN 517(M) MLC Substantially equivalent accommodation standards for Large Commercial Yachts of 3000 GT to less than 5000 GT now added
  42. MGN 475 added 22/07/14
  43. MGNs relating to MLC added (16/07/14)
  44. MGN 511(M), MGN 512(M), MGN 513(M) & MGN 514(M) added
  45. First published.