Guide to the fishing industry on documents required by law for owners and skippers of fishing vessels of 80 feet (24.4 metres) or more in length.
This guide is 1 of 3 which have been designed to help owners and skippers of fishing vessels to deal with the official documents which are required by law under the Merchant Shipping Act 1970 and Statutory Instruments 1972 No. 919 and 1981 No. 570. It is not comprehensive and should not be regarded as interpreting any act of Parliament or statutory instrument.