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2020 Download all valid MSINs of 2020
10/2020 (PDF) A fatal man-overboard accident caused by climbing up an accommodation ladder from the quayside
9/2020 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) Regulation 2019 (Amendment) Regulation 2020
(Annex 1) (PDF)
8/2020 (PDF) Fatal accident caused by cargo hold fumigation
7/2020 (PDF) Quality Assurance for Hong Kong Registered Ships
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
6/2020 (PDF) Approved Onboard Training Programme and Approved Training Record Books for Officer Cadets
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
5/2020 (PDF) Amendments to the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution) Regulation (Cap. 413P)
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
4/2020 (PDF) Operational considerations for managing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases/outbreak on board ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
3/2020 (PDF) Guidelines on Fatigue
(Annex 1) (PDF)
2/2020 (PDF) To minimize risks to seafarers, passengers and others on board ships from Novel Coronavirus
(Annex 1) (PDF)
1/2020 (PDF) Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Information Notes Current as at 1 January 2020
(Annex 1, Annex 2A, Annex 2B) (PDF)
2019 Download all valid MSINs of 2019
40/2019 (PDF) Consolidated Guidance for Port Reception Facility Providers and Users
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
39/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annex V
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
38/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annex I
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
37/2019 (PDF) Amendments to the 2018 Guidelines on the method of calculation of the attained Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI) for new ships (resolution MEPC.308(73))
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
36/2019 (PDF) 2019 Guidelines for port State control under MARPOL Annex VI Chapter 3
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
35/2019 (PDF) Updated unified interpretation to MARPOL Annex VI
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
34/2019 (PDF) Amendments to the 2017 Guidelines addressing additional aspects of the NOx Technical Code 2008 with regard to particular requirements related to marine diesel engines fitted with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Systems (resolution MEPC.291(71))
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
33/2019 (PDF) Updated unified interpretation of Appendix I (Form of the International Ballast Water Management Certificate) of the BWM Convention
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
32/2019 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Democratic Republic of the Congo) Regulation 2019
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
31/2019 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (South Sudan) Regulation 2019 (Annex 1) (PDF)

30/2019 (PDF) Fatal accident of a crew struck by a portable gangway
29/2019 (PDF) Minimum Safe Manning
(Appendix 1, Appendix 2 , Appendix 3 )(PDF)
28/2019 (PDF) Fatal accident of man overboard under influence of alcohol
27/2019 (PDF) Fatal accident of a bosun falling down from a stairway
26/2019 (PDF) Early Application of the Verification procedures for a MARPOL Annex VI fuel oil sample
(Annex 1(PDF) )
25/2019 (PDF) Amendments to the BCH Code (special, operational and minimum requirements)
(Annex 1(PDF) )
24/2019 (PDF) Amendments to the IBC Code
(Annex 1(PDF) )
23/2019 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex II (Cargo residues and tank washings of persistent floating products)
(Annex 1(PDF) )
22/2019 (PDF) Guidelines for the use of Electronic Record Books under MARPOL and Amendments to MARPOL Annexes I, II, V and VI and the NOx Technical Code 2008
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4(PDF) )
21/2019 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Central African Republic) Regulation 2019
(Annex 1(PDF) )
20/2019 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2019 and United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2015 (Repeal) Regulation
(Annex 1, Annex 2(PDF) )
19/2019 Collision between two vessels in the coastal sea of the Republic of Korea (PDF)
18/2019 Collision between two vessels at waters close to Kaohsiung, Taiwan (PDF)
17/2019 (PDF) Guidelines and sets of guidance for ensuring consistent implementation of the 0.50% Sulphur Limit under MARPOL Annex VI
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4 ) (PDF)
16/2019 Fatal fall of a crew from tween deck onto cargo hold bottom (PDF)
15/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annexes I, II, IV and V
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4 ) (PDF)
14/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing the Amendments to the STCW Convention and Code
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 5, Annex 6 ) (PDF)
13/2019 (PDF) Amendment to Merchant Shipping (Safety) (IMSBC Code) Regulation (Cap. 369AZ)
(Annex 1(PDF) )
12/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of a New Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter XIV and Polar Code Requirements
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
11/2019 (PDF) Amendment to Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution) Regulation (Cap. 413P)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
10/2019 (PDF) Stevedore fatality resulting from entry of fumigated cargo hold
9/2019 (PDF) Amendments of 2018 to the Code of Maritime Labour Convention, 2006
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
8/2019 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter II-1 and II-2 Requirements
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 5, Annex 6, Annex 7, Annex 8, Annex 9, Annex 10, Annex 11, Annex 12 ) (PDF)
7/2019 (PDF) Amendments to Guidelines for ballast water management and development of ballast water management plans (G4)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
6/2019 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (Prohibition on the carriage of non-compliant fuel oil)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
5/2019 (PDF) Guidelines for MARPOL Annex VI
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
3/2019 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Mali) Regulation 2018
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
2/2019 (PDF) Coming into force of the Hong Kong legislation on the implementation of International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes On Board Ships (INF Code)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
2018 Download all valid MSINs of 2018
30/2018 (PDF) Oil spill from cracked shell plate
29/2018(PDF) Registration with the MSCHOA and Report to UKMTO
25/2018 (PDF) Extension of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC) to Hong Kong
24/2018 (PDF) The exemptible clauses in accordance with the International Code of Safety for High Speed Craft for Hong Kong registered high speed craft engaged in cross-boundary voyages
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
23/2018 (PDF) An explosion on board an oil/chemical tanker during cargo tank cleaning operation
22/2018 (PDF) Amendments to the IBC Code and BCH Code (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
21/2018 (PDF) Initial IMO Strategy on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships (Annex 1) (PDF)
20/2018 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (ECAs and required EEDI for RO-RO Cargo Ships and RO-RO Passenger Ships) (Annex 1) (PDF)
19/2018 (PDF) Code and Amendments to the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 (Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5) (PDF)
18/2018 (PDF) A fatal fall onto the tank top of a cargo hold during cleaning operation
17/2018 (PDF) Collision of a Bulk Carrier and an Oil Tanker in the East China Sea (Annex 1) (PDF)
16/2018 (PDF) Service for Collection of Certificate of Registry Envelope (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
15/2018 (PDF) Lists of Solid Bulk Cargoes for which a Fixed Gas Fire-extinguishing System may be exempted or for which a Fixed Gas Fire-extinguishing System is Ineffective (Annex 1) (PDF)
14/2018 (PDF) Entry into Force of regulation 22A of MARPOL Annex VI on Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption
13/2018 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) (Amendment) Regulation 2018 (Annex 1) (PDF)
12/2018 (PDF) Coming into force of the amended Hong Kong legislation on the implementation of the requirements of MARPOL Annex II, BCH Code and IBC Code
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3) (PDF)
11/2018 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
10/2018 (PDF) Coming into Force of Amended Hong Kong Legislation (Annex 1) (PDF)
9/2018 (PDF) A fatal accident on open deck under adverse weather
8/2018 (PDF) A fatal fall to the bottom of a cargo oil tank after cleaning
7/2018 (PDF) Halon Banking and Reception Facilities (Annex 1) (PDF)
6/2018 (PDF) Guidance on best practice for fuel oil purchasers/users for assuring the quality of fuel oil used on board ships (Annex 1) (PDF)
4/2018 (PDF) Coming into Force of the Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing the Latest Requirements of the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966, as modified by the Protocol of 1988 relating thereto
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 5) (PDF)
3/2018 (PDF) Smooth Implementation of MARPOL Annex VI on Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
2/2018 (PDF) United Nations Security Council Sanctions against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
2017 Download all valid MSINs of 2017
40/2017 (PDF) Maritime Cyber Risk Management in Safety Management Systems (Annex 1) (PDF)

39/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Life-Saving Appliance (LSA) Code and the Revised Recommendation on Testing of Life-Saving Appliances (Resolution MSC. 81(70), as amended) ( Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)

38/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the 1994 HSC Code and the 2000 HSC Code (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)

37/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code of Safety for Ships Using Gases or Other Low-Flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code) (Annex 1) (PDF)

36/2017 (PDF) New Garbage Record Book (Part I / Part II) in accordance with the amendments to MARPOL Annex V
34/2017 (PDF) Interim Recommendations for Carriage of Liquefied Hydrogen in Bulk (Annex 1) (PDF)

33/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code) (Annex 1) (PDF)

32/2017 (PDF) Interim Recommendations on the Safe Carriage of More Than 12 Industrial Personnel on Board Vessels Engaged on International Voyages (Annex 1) (PDF)

31/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems (FSS Code) (Annex 1) (PDF)

30/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended (Annex 1) (PDF)

29/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, 2011 (2011 ESP Code) (Annex 1) (PDF)

28/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code of Intact Stability, 2008 (2008 IS Code) (Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 ) (PDF)

27/2017 (PDF) Guidance on the Requirements of the STCW Convention, 1978, as Amended (Annex 1) (PDF)

26/2017 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978 and the STCW Code (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)

25/2017 (PDF) Merchant Shipping (Limitation of Shipowners Liability) Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 2) Order 2017(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)

23/2017 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2017 (Annex 1) (PDF)

20/2017 (PDF) Guidelines and Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4) (PDF)

19/2017 (PDF) 2017 Guidelines for the implementation of MARPOL Annex V (Annex 1) (PDF)

18/2017 (PDF) Protocol for Checking Authenticity of Certificate of Registry (Annex 1) (PDF)

17/2017 (PDF) Amendments to Ballast Water Management Convention and the adoption of 2017 Guidelines for ballast water exchange (G6) (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)

16/2017 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter III and IV Requirements (Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
15/2017 (PDF) A fatal accident during mooring operation on deck
13/2017 (PDF) Guidance for Good Practice on Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) (Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 ) (PDF)

12/2017 (PDF) A chief engineer fell overboard and drowned while climbing down a pilot ladder
10/2017 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex I (Form B of the Supplement to the IOPP Certificate) and Annex V (HME substances and Garbage Record Book) (Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)

9/2017 (PDF) A fitter was struck by a falling hook block of a monorail transverse hoist
7/2017 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5 ) (PDF)

6/2017 (PDF) Two stevedores and one bulldozer operator were collapsed inside the stair trunk for entry to cargo hold
5/2017 (PDF) A fatal electrocution accident happened when using electric hoist for lifting operation
4/2017 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) (Amendment) Regulation 2017 (Annex 1) (PDF)

3/2017 (PDF) Entry into Force of the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004
2016 Download all valid MSINs of 2016
74/2016 (PDF) Issue of Medical Fitness Certificate
(Annex 1) (PDF)
73/2016 (PDF) International Convention for the Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS), 1974, As Amended
(Annex 1) (PDF)
72/2016 (PDF) Guidelines on Consolidated IMO Provisions for the Safe Carriage of Dangerous Goods in Packaged Form by Sea
(Annex 1) (PDF)
71/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretation relating to the IGC Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
70/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretation relating to The International Grain Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
69/2016 (PDF) Due Diligence Checklist in Identifying Providers of CTU-Related Services
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3) (PDF)
68/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of Paragraph 4.4.7.6 of the LSA Code, as amended by Resolution MSC.320(89)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
67/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the Recommendation on Helicopter Landing Areas on Ro-Ro Passenger Ships (MSC/CIRC.895)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
66/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of Chapters 5, 6 and 9 of the FSS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
65/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the 2008 IS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
64/2016 (PDF) Adoption of the International Code of Safety for Ships Using Gases or other Low-Flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
63/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations relating to the Application of SOLAS Regulation II-1/3-6, As Amended, and the Revised Technical Provisions for Means of Access for Inspections (Resolution MSC.158(78))
(Annex 1) (PDF)
62/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-1
(Annex 1) (PDF)
61/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Regulations II-1/29.3 and II-1/29.4
(Annex 1) (PDF)
60/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2
(Annex 1) (PDF)
59/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Regulations III/6.4 and III/6.5 and Section 7.2 of the LSA Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
58/2016 (PDF) Guidance on the Application of SOLAS Regulation II-1/3-12 to Ships Delivered Before 1 July 2018
(Annex 1) (PDF)
57/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the 1994 HSC Code and the 2000 HSC Code
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
56/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the 1969 TM Convention
(Annex 1) (PDF)
55/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations on the Protocol of 1988 relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966
(Annex 1) (PDF)
54/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966
(Annex 1) (PDF)
53/2016 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Regulation (Repeal) Regulation and the United Nations Sanctions (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - Iran) Regulation
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
52/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code, Amendment 38-16
(Annex 1) (PDF)
51/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the Emergency Response Procedures for ships carrying Dangerous Goods (EmS Guide)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
50/2016 (PDF) Amendments to Inspection Programmes for cargo transport units carrying Dangerous Goods
(Annex 1) (PDF)
49/2016 (PDF) Implementation of the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships, 2001 to Hong Kong
48/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, 2011 (2011 ESP Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
47/2016 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter V Requirements
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
46/2016 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing 2010 Manila Amendments to the STCW Convention and Code
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5 , Annex 6 , Annex 7 , Annex 8 , Annex 9 , Annex 10 ,Annex 11 , Annex 12 , Annex 13 , Annex 14 , Annex 15 , Annex 16) (PDF)
43/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978 and the STCW Code
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
42/2016 (PDF) Grounding of vessel when anchoring
40/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, and its Protocol 1978 and Protocol 1988
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5 ) (PDF)
39/2016 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2016
(Annex 1) (PDF)
38/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Oil Pollution) Regulations
(Annex 1) (PDF)
37/2016 (PDF) Revised GESAMP Hazard Evaluation Procedure under MARPOL Annex II
(Annex 1) (PDF)
36/2016 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex IV
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3) (PDF)
35/2016 (PDF) Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI and the NOx Technical Code 2008
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
34/2016 (PDF) Implementation of the Merchant Shipping (Safety) (High Speed Craft) (Amendment) Regulation 2016
(Annex 1) (PDF)
33/2016 (PDF) Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 ) (PDF)
32/2016 (PDF) A fatal accident while climbing down a vertical ladder
29/2016 (PDF) Extension of the International Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships, 2001 to Hong Kong
28/2016 (PDF) Fatal man overboard accident happened when working over ship side
27/2016 (PDF) A Man fell overboard and drowned
26/2016 (PDF) Fatal accident due to falling at height from a vertical ladder inside the cargo hold
25/2016 (PDF) Additional Recognized Classification Society of the Hong Kong Shipping Register
24/2016 (PDF) Implementation of the Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution) Regulation (Annex 1)
23/2016 (PDF) IMO Circular – "Verification of the gross mass of packed containers – amendments to SOLAS regulation VI/2" (Annex 1)
22/2016 (PDF) A fatal accident while unmooring operation on poop deck
21/2016 (PDF) Guidance on the Zika Virus Disease Situation Report Issued by WHO (Annex 1)
20/2016 (PDF) Sampling of Fuel Oil for Determination of Compliance under Annex VI of the MARPOL 73/78
18/2016 (PDF) Fatal accident in closing weather-tight door at rough sea
17/2016 (PDF) Rescue boat Accident
16/2016 (PDF) Fatal illnesses of Malaria happened on board Hong Kong Registered Ships in Central Africa
14/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the Revised Guidelines for the Maintenance and Inspection of Fire Protection Systems and Appliances (MSC.1/Circ.1432) (Annex 1)
13/2016 (PDF) Revised Design Guidelines and Operational Recommendations for Ventilation Systems in Ro-ro Cargo Spaces (Annex 1)
12/2016 (PDF) Performance Standard, Functional Requirements and System Requirements for the Assessment of Smoke Management Systems (Annex 1)
11/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the Code on Noise Levels On Board Ships (Resolution MSC.337(91)) (Annex 1)
10/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the Unified Interpretations of the provisions of SOLAS Chapters II-1 and XII, of the technical provisions for means of access for inspections (resolution MSC.158(78)) and of the performance standards for water level detectors on bulk carriers and single hold cargo ship other than bulk carriers (resolution MSC.188(79)) (MSC.1/Circ.1464/Rev.1) (Annex 1)
9/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of the Guidelines for Safe Access to Tanker Bows (Resolution MSC.62(67)) (Annex 1)
8/2016 (PDF) Guidance on Pressure Testing of Boundaries of Cargo Oil Tanks under Direction of the Master (Annex 1)
6/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of Regulation 36(6) of the Protocol of 1988 relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966 (Annex 1)
5/2016 (PDF) List of Recognized Test Laboratories relating to the International Code for Application of Fire Test Procedures (FTP Code) (Annex 1)
4/2016 (PDF) Unified Interpretations and Amendments to the Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2, the FSS and FTP Codes (Annex 1, Annex 2,Annex 3, Annex 4 ) (PDF)

3/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, 2011 (2011 ESP Code) (Annex 1)
2/2016 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)

2015 Download all valid MSINs of 2015
57/2015 (PDF) IMO Unique Company and Registered Owner Identification Number Scheme
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 ) (PDF)
56/2015 (PDF) Establishment of Emission Control Areas in Chinese Coastal Waters
55/2015 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Liberia) (No.2) Regulation 2015 and the United Nations Sanctions (Liberia) Regulation 2015 (Repeal) Regulation
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
54/2015 (PDF) PORT STATE CONTROL
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
53/2015 (PDF) Maintenance of Shipboard Passenger Lifts
52/2015 (PDF) IMO Circular – "Carriage of bauxite that may liquefy"
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
51/2015 (PDF) Explosion of windlass hydraulic motor
50/2015 (PDF) Amendments to Part B of the International Code of Intact Stability, 2008 (2008 IS Code)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
49/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, 2011 (2011 ESP Code)
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
48/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems (FSS Code) – Inert Gas Systems
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
47/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code) and the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (GC Code)
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
46/2015 (PDF) Safe Loading of Cargo in Bulk of Nickel Ore
45/2015 (PDF) A seaman fell to his death into a cargo hold
44/2015 (PDF) Fatal accident while climbing down a vertical ladder in cargo tank
43/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue (IAMSAR) Manual
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
42/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
41/2015 (PDF) Guidelines for the Implementation of the Annex VI of the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5 , Annex 6 , ) (PDF)
40/2015 (PDF) Adoption of the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code) and Amendments to SOLAS and MARPOL
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 , Annex 5 ) (PDF)
39/2015 (PDF) Fatal accident happened during cargo hold cleansing
38/2015 (PDF) Information related to Ballast Water Sampling and Analysis and the Approved Ballast Water Management Systems
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 ) (PDF)
37/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the Annex I of the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
36/2015 (PDF) Revised PPR Product Data Reporting Form
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
35/2015 (PDF) Guidance for issuing type approval certificate for oil content meters
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
34/2015 (PDF) 2015 Guidelines for the Development of the Inventory of Hazardous Materials
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
33/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Life-Saving Appliance (LSA) Code
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
32/2015 (PDF) Lifeboat Accident
31/2015 (PDF) A bosun died after falling down from a low-rise stepping platform on the main deck
30/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
29/2015 (PDF) Guidance on Large Scale Rescue Operations at Sea
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
28/2015 (PDF) A fatal fall to the bottom of a cargo hold when cleaning on the coaming top face plate
27/2015 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Côte d’Ivoire) Regulation 2015
(Annex 1) (PDF)
26/2015 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2015
(Annex 1) (PDF)
24/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2 and the FSS and FTP Codes (MSC/Circ.1456)
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
23/2015 (PDF) Amendments to the Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2, the FSS Code, the FTP Code and related Fire Test Procedures
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
22/2015 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of Chapter 3 of the FSS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
21/2015 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of Part 3 of Annex 1 to the 2010 FTP Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
20/2015 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of Chapters 5, 9 and 10 of the FSS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
18/2015 (PDF) Interim Guidance for In-Service Testing of Automatic Sprinkler Systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
17/2015 (PDF) Prevention of Pollution by Garbage
13/2015 (PDF) Merchant Shipping (Limitation of Shipowners Liability) (Amendment) Ordinance 2005
(Annex 1) (PDF)
12/2015 (PDF) Implementation of the Annex VI of the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 , Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
11/2015 (PDF) Double Taxation
10/2015 (PDF) Guidelines and Specifications for the Implementation of the Annex VI of the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 , Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
9/2015 (PDF) A Bosun was killed inside an enclosed space
8/2015 (PDF) Non-compliance of the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREGS)
7/2015 (PDF) Certification under the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
6/2015 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) (Amendment) Regulation 2015
(Annex 1) (PDF)
5/2015 (PDF) A fatal accident by welding above the flammable cargo inside a cargo hold
3/2015 (PDF) Crew fell overboard from accommodation ladder of a vessel in Panama Canal
2/2015 (PDF) Deck crane collapsed due to improper operation
2014 Download all valid MSINs of 2014
56/2014 (PDF) Amendment to Regulation 43 of MARPOL Annex I
(Annex 1) (PDF)
55/2014 (PDF) Guidelines for Port State Control under the Ballast Water Management Convention
(Annex 1) (PDF)
54/2014 (PDF) 2014 Guidelines on Survey and Certification of the Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
53/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the Annex VI to the MARPOL 73/78 and the NOX Technical Code 2008
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
52/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the MARPOL Annex III
(Annex 1) (PDF)
49/2014 (PDF) Survey, Audit, Certification and Licensing Arrangements for Hong Kong Registered Cargo Ships
(Annex 1 , Annex 2, Annex 3 , Annex 4, Annex 5 ) (PDF)
47/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the BCH Code and the IBC Code
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
46/2014 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2014
(Annex 1) (PDF)
45/2014 (PDF) Report of Marine Incidents
43/2014 (PDF) Specific Guidance on the Automatic Function Specified in the Performance Standards for a Bridge Navigational Watch Alarm System (BNWAS)
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
42/2014 (PDF) Provision of Information and Advice on the Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak
(Annex 1) (PDF)
41/2014 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Regulation II-2/9.7.1.1 relating to flexible bellows of combustible materials
(Annex 1) (PDF)
40/2014 (PDF) Guidelines to Facilitate the Selection of Portable Atmosphere Testing Instruments for Enclosed Spaces as required by SOLAS Regulation XI-1/7
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
39/2014 (PDF) Unified Interpretation on the Application of the Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for Cargo Oil Tanks of Crude Oil Tankers
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
38/2014 (PDF) Unified Interpretation on the Application of the Performance Standard for Alternative Means of Corrosion Protection for Cargo Oil Tanks of Crude Oil Tankers
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
37/2014 (PDF) Early implementation of the amendments to SOLAS regulation II-1/29
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
36/2014 (PDF) Communication from the Embassy of Ukraine to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
35/2014 (PDF) A fatal accident in hawse pipe
34/2014 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) (Amendment) Regulation 2014
(Annex 1 ) (PDF)
31/2014 (PDF) Collision of Vessels in the East China Sea (PDF)
30/2014 (PDF) Fire safety during oil transfer (PDF)
29/2014 (PDF) Entry into Force of the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks
(Annex 1) (PDF)
28/2014 (PDF) A collision of Vessels in Yellow Sea
27/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the Annex I of the MARPOL 73/78
(Attachment 1, Attachment 2) (PDF)
25/2014 (PDF) Two similar fatal accidents happened to the log carriers while encountered heavy weather at sea
24/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the International Management Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention (International Safety Management (ISM) Code)
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
23/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the Protocol of 1988 Relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966, As Amended – Annex I, Regulation 2-1
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
22/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
21/2014 (PDF) Communication from the Government of Ukraine
(Annex 1) (PDF)
20/2014 (PDF) Implementation and Clarification of Security-Related Training
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
19/2014 (PDF) Fatal accident resulting from auxiliary boiler explosion during raising steam
18/2014 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) (Amendment) Regulation 2014
(Annex 1) (PDF)
15/2014 (PDF) Avoidance of Entering the Libyan Ports which subject to the Declaration of Force Majeure
(Annex 1) (PDF)
14/2014 (PDF) Clarification on the Applicability Issue relating to IMO Resolution MSC.338(91) regarding the Code on Noise Levels On Board Ships
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3) (PDF)
13/2014 (PDF) A total loss of a bulk carrier due to anchor dragging under rough seas and swells
11/2014 (PDF) Information on Maritime Assistance Services (MAS)
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
10/2014 (PDF) Fatal Accident Resulting from the Collapse of a Portable Derrick during Cargo Cleaning Operation
9/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
7/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for Safe Containers (CSC), 1972
(Annex 1) (PDF)
6/2014 (PDF) Adoption of Amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems (FSS Code)
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
5/2014 (PDF) Adoption of the Code on Noise Levels On Board Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
4/2014 (PDF) Adoption of Amendments to the Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for Dedicated Seawater Ballast Tanks in All Types of Ships and Double Side Skin Spaces of Bulk Carriers and Adoption of Amendments to the Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for Cargo Oil Tanks of Crude Oil Tankers
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
3/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the Protocol of 1988 Relating to the International Convention on Load Lines, 1966, As Amended – Annex I, Regulations 27(11) and 27(13)
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
2/2014 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974 and its Protocol 1978 and Protocol 1988
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 5) (PDF)

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