Where this document provides guidance on the law it should not be regarded as definitive. The way the law applies to any particular case may vary according to circumstances – for example, from vessels to vessel and you should consider seeking independent legal advice if you are unsure of your own legal position.
Notice to all Owners, Masters, Officers and Seafarers in the Merchant Navy and those involved in Maritime Training.
This notice replaces MIN 549 (F) from 1 September 2018.
This MIN expires 31 August 2019.