MSN 1794 Passenger ships: counting and registering people onboard

Guidance on updates to administrative procedures, department and agency structure, and vessel class references.


MSN 1794 (M+F) Counting and registration of persons on board passenger ships

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This notice is for all:

  • shipowners
  • masters
  • crew

of passenger ships.

Published 1 March 2005