MSN 1815 Amendment 2 equivalent medical certificates

Amendment 2 lists countries whose seafarer medical fitness certificates are accepted as equivalent to the UK ENG 1 and applicable to seafarers and fishermen.

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MSN 1815 Amendment 2 has been replaced by MSN 1815 Amendment 3


MSN 1815 (M+F) Amendment 2 Countries whose seafarer medical certificates are accepted as equivalent to the UK seafarer medical fitness certificate (ENG 1)

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This notice updates and replaces MSN 1815 (M) amendment 1.

This notice should be read with the merchant shipping (maritime labour convention) (medical certification) regulations 2010 (S.I. 2010/737), the merchant shipping (work in fishing convention) (medical certification) regulations 2018 and merchant shipping notices MSN 1883 (F), MSN 1886 (M+F) and MSN 1887(M).

Notice to

  • shipowners
  • agents
  • masters
  • seafarers
  • MCA approved medical practitioners and approved medical referees
Published 1 November 2018