MSN 1848 (M) Amendment 3 MLC Survey and certification of UK ships

Arrangements for the survey, inspection and certification of seafarers living and working conditions on board UK ships, following MLC 2006.


MSN 1848 (M) Amendment 3 MLC survey and certification of UK ships

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This notice should be read with merchant shipping (maritime labour convention) (survey and inspection) regulations 2013 (SI No. 2013/1785) and the ILO guidelines for flag state inspections and replaces MSN 1848 (M) Amendment 2.

Notice to

  • ship owners
  • ship operators
  • managers
  • manning agents
  • trade unions and seafarers

Amendment 3 includes a paragraph explaining the provision for endorsement and extension of the maritime labour certificate if a renewal survey has been satisfactorily completed, for up to five months, until the new certificate reaches the vessel.

Published 23 April 2019