Detail of outcome
Following the consultation on the review of the UK Merchant Shipping (Port State Control) Regulations 2011 and the UK Merchant Shipping (Flag State) Regulations 2011 there was no need for amendment.
Detail of feedback received
Please find responses to the consultation below, including a letter from the National Union of Rail Maritime and Transport Workers, questionnaire responses and general comments fro members of the public regarding the consultation and MCA’s response to these.
The attached Merchant Shipping Regulations came into force in 2011. This post-implementation review is intended to help the MCA to gather feedback and assess the impact these regulations have had on industry and other stake holders.
Please read and complete the enclosed short questionnaire by Friday 20 May 2016 and return to Suzanne Landolfi, Inspection Operations Branch, Bay 2/24, Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Spring Place, 105 Commercial Road, Southampton, SO15 1EG.