Since the publication of Marine Guidance Note MGN 477 (M) issued in July 2014 the following should be noted.
Notice to all:
- ship operators
- ship managers
- employers of seafarers
- masters, officers and seafarers on sea-going ships ordinarily engaged in commercial operations
This notice should be read with MGN 477 (M) and Part 4 of the Merchant Shipping (Maritime Labour Convention) (Minimum Requirements for Seafarers etc.) Regulations 2014 (the “MLC Minimum Requirements Regulations”)