MIN 499 (M+F) Wreck Removal: Liability and compulsory insurance

Gives information on the Nairobi International Convention on the removal of Wrecks 2007 coming into force on the 14 April 2015.


MIN 499 (M + F) Wreck Removal: Liability and compulsory insurance for the locating, marking and removing of wrecks

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This MIN 499 expires 31 January 2016

Notice to all

  • ship owners,
  • operators,
  • managers,
  • masters and insurers of sea going vessels over 300 GT
Published 8 January 2015