MGN 605 (F) ILO Work in fishing convention phase in period

The main changes for UK fishing vessels caused by the implementation of ILO 188.


MGN 605 (F) International labour organization work in fishing convention (ILO 188) phase in period

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This notice should be read with the Merchant Shipping (Work in Fishing Convention) Regulations 2018.

This MGN lists the implementing legislation and supporting guidance for ILO 188 and explains where to find it and also outlines the timetable for progressive implementation of certain provisions of ILO 188.

Notice to

  • fishing vessel owners
  • operators and managers
  • employers of fishermen
  • skippers
  • officers and fishermen on fishing vessels
Published 12 March 2019