MIN 529 Maritime Labour Convention 2006: Seafarer's Employment

Details information about the Maritime Labour Convention 2006: Seafarer Employment Agreement.


MIN 529 (M) Maritime Labour Convention, 2006: Seafarers’ Employment Agreements

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Since the publication of Marine Guidance Note MGN 477 (M) issued in July 2014 the following should be noted. Notice to all:

  • shipowners
  • 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”)

Published 21 October 2016