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2012 Download all valid MSINs of 2012
2/2012 (PDF) Revised Recommendations for Entering Enclosed Spaces Aboard Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
3/2012 (PDF) Certificates of Proficiency as Ship Security Officer
4/2012 (PDF) Recommendation on Pilot Transfer Arrangements
(Annex 1) (PDF)
5/2012 (PDF) Code of Safe Practice for Ships Carrying Timber Deck Cargoes, 2011 (2011 TDC Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
6/2012 (PDF) Issue of Bunker Certificates to Ships that are also Required to Hold a CLC Certificate
(Annex 1) (PDF)
7/2012 (PDF) Fatal Accident while boarding vessel by pilot ladder
8/2012 (PDF) North American Ice Service – Iceberg Information and Services
(Annex 1) (PDF)
9/2012 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2012
(Annex 1) (PDF)
10/2012 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Afghanistan) Regulation 2012 and the United Nations Sanctions (Afghanistan) Regulation (Repeal) Regulation
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
11/2012 (PDF) New Issue of Determinations for Certification Examination
13/2012 (PDF) Closure of Ports of Abkhazia, Georgia
(Annex 1, Annex 2 ) (PDF)
17/2012 (PDF) Boiler Explosion
18/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of COLREG 1972, as amended
(Annex 1) (PDF)
19/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Regulation V/23
(Annex 1) (PDF)
20/2012 (PDF) Revised Guidelines on Annual Testing of 406 MHz Satellite EPIRBs
(Annex 1) (PDF)
21/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the 1966 Load Lines Convention and the 1988 Load Lines Protocol as modified by resolution MSC.143(77) relating to the regulation 25(2) and (3) for protection of the crew
(Annex 1) (PDF)
23/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Regulation II-2/10.6.4 and Chapter 9 of the FSS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
24/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Chapter II-2
(Annex 1) (PDF)
25/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of the FTP Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
26/2012 (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)
27/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Regulations II-1/28 and II-1/29
(Annex 1) (PDF)
28/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Regulation II-2/21.4
(Annex 1) (PDF)
29/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for the Standardization of Lifeboat Control Arrangements
(Annex 1) (PDF)
30/2012 (PDF) Revised Guidelines for the Design and Approval of Fixed Water-Based Fire-Fighting Systems for Ro-Ro Spaces and Special Category Spaces
(Annex 1) (PDF)
32/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the Emergency Response Procedures for ships carrying Dangerous Goods (EmS Guide)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
33/2012 (PDF) Conversion Table (Record of Amendments) for Part 7 Requirements of the IMDG Code concerning Transport Operations
(Annex 1) (PDF)
34/2012 (PDF) U.S. Coast Guard Final Rule on “Standards for Living Organisms in Ships’ Ballast Water Discharged in U.S. Waters”
35/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Chapter II-1/48.3
(Annex 1) (PDF)
37/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of SOLAS Chapter II-1/3-5
(Annex 1) (PDF)
38/2012 (PDF) Clarification of the Term “First Scheduled Dry-docking” as contained in SOLAS Regulation III/1.5, as amended by resolution MSC.317(89)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
39/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of Paragraph 1.2.2.6 of the LSA Code concerning Lifeboat Exterior Colour
(Annex 1) (PDF)
40/2012 (PDF) Awareness of Counterfeit and Substandard Life-Saving Appliances
(Annex 1) (PDF)
41/2012 (PDF) Pilot Transfer Arrangements – Revision of Poster
(Annex 1) (PDF)
42/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue (IAMSAR) Manual
(Annex 1) (PDF)
43/2012 (PDF) Clarification of SOLAS Regulations V/19.2.3.4 and V/19.2.9.2
(Annex 1) (PDF)
44/2012 (PDF) Illustrations of Segregation of Cargo Transport Units on board Containerships and Ro-Ro Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
45/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the Code of Safety for Special Purpose Ships, 2008 (2008 SPS Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
46/2012 (PDF) Operating Anomalies Identified within ECDIS
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
48/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the Annex IVof the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 ) (PDF)
49/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the Annex V of the MARPOL 73/78
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4) (PDF)
50/2012 (PDF) Security-related Trainings for Seafarers
(Appendix) (PDF)
51/2012 (PDF) Identification of Float-Free Arrangements for Liferafts
(Annex 1) (PDF)
52/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on Riding Repairs
(Annex 1) (PDF)
53/2012 (PDF) Guidance to Ships’ Crew and Terminal Personnel for Bulk Carrier Inspections
(Annex 1) (PDF)
54/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on the Allocation of Responsibilities to seek the Successful Resolution of Stowaway Cases
(Annex 1) (PDF)
56/2012 (PDF) Recommendation on use of GMDSS Equipment for Non-safety Communications
(Annex 1) (PDF)
57/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on the Configuration of the Reserve Source or Sources of Energy used to Supply Radio Installations on GMDSS Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
58/2012 (PDF) Secondary Pressure/Vacuum Relief for Cargo Tanks
(Annex 1) (PDF)
59/2012 (PDF) Document of Compliance with SOLAS Reg. II-2/54
(Annex 1) (PDF)
60/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on Engine-Room Oil Fuel Systems
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
61/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on Human Element Considerations for The Design and Management of Emergency Escape Arrangements on Passenger Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
62/2012 (PDF) Guidelines on Emergency Escape Breathing Devices (EEBDs)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
63/2012 (PDF) Measures to Reduce the Number of False Distress Alerts
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
64/2012 (PDF) Inmarst Ship Earth Station Barring Procedures
(Annex 1) (PDF)
65/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for Alerting of Search and Rescue Authorities
(Annex 1) (PDF)
66/2012 (PDF) Guidance for Ships Transiting Archipelagic Waters
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
67/2012 (PDF) Guidelines of Shipowners' Responsibilities in Respect of Maritime Claims
(Annex 1) (PDF)
68/2012 (PDF) Guidance on Fatigue Mitigation and Management
(Annex 1) (PDF)
69/2012 (PDF) Interim Guidelines for the Presentation and Display of AIS Target Information
(Annex 1) (PDF)
70/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for Maintenance and Monitoring of On-board Materials Containing Asbestos
(Annex 1) (PDF)
71/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for Monthly Shipboard Inspection of Immersion Suits and Anti-exposure Suits by Ships' Crews
(Annex 1) (PDF)
72/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for Shore-based Maintenance of Satellite EPIRBs
(Annex 1) (PDF)
73/2012 (PDF) Adjustment and Maintenance of Magnetic Compasses
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
74/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for the installation of a shipborne automatic identification System (AIS)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
75/2012 (PDF) Guidance for the operational use of integrated bridge systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
76/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for ships operating in Arctic ice-covered waters
(Annex 1) (PDF)
78/2012 (PDF) Effect of European Union's regulation EC 2037/2000 to decommission halon fire protection systems and fire extinguishers by 31 December 2003
(Annex 1) (PDF)
79/2012 (PDF) Principles For Hot Work On Board AII Types Of Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
80/2012 (PDF) Use Of Smoke Helmet-Type Breathing Apparatus
(Annex 1) (PDF)
81/2012 (PDF) Emergency Escape Breathing Devices (EEBDs) inside accommodation spaces and machinery spaces
(Annex 1) (PDF)
83/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for Periodic Testing of Immersion Suit and Anti-exposure Suit Seams and Closures
(Annex 1) (PDF)
84/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of the IBC and IGC Codes
(Annex 1) (PDF)
85/2012 (PDF) Revised Guidelines for Passenger Safety Instructions
(Annex 1) (PDF)
86/2012 (PDF) Guidance on Training for Fast Rescue Boats Launch and Recovery Teams and Boat Crews
(Annex 1) (PDF)
87/2012 (PDF) Guidance on the use of the UN/LOCODE in the destination field in AIS messages
(Annex 1) (PDF)
88/2012 (PDF) Harmonization of GMDSS Requirements for Radio Installations on board SOLAS Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
89/2012 (PDF) Recommended Means for Extracting Stored Data from Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs) and Simplified Voyage Data Recorders (S-VDRs) for Investigation Authorities
(Annex 1) (PDF)
90/2012 (PDF) Interim Guidelines for the Testing, Approval and Maintenance of Evacuation Guidance Systems Used as an Alternative to Low-Location Lighting Systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
91/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
92/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the 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)
93/2012 (PDF) Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (GC Code)
(Annex 1) (PDF)
94/2012 (PDF) Examination, Testing and Maintenance of Shipboard Lifting Appliances and Loose gear
(Annex 1) (PDF)
95/2012 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2 and Fire Test Procedures Referred to in the FTP Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
96/2012 (PDF) Guide to recovery techniques
(Annex 1) (PDF)
98/2012 (PDF) Guidelines for developing operation and maintenance manuals for lifeboat systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
100/2012 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea)(Amendment) Regulation 2012
(Annex 1) (PDF)
101/2012 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) (Amendment) Regulation 2012
(Annex 1) (PDF)
102/2012 (PDF) Approved Onboard Training Programme and Approved Training Record Books for Officer Cadets
(Annex 1 , Annex 2) (PDF)
2011 Download all valid MSINs of 2011
2/2011 (PDF) Maintenance of Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) Software
(Annex 1) (PDF)
9/2011 (PDF) Code of Safe Working Practices for Merchant Seamen
10/2011 (PDF) Application for the issue of Hong Kong Licences via Electronic
Business System
20/2011 (PDF) Current Situation of Ports and Shipping in Japan after the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident
(Annex 1) (PDF)
24/2011 (PDF) New format of Hong Kong Licences
26/2011 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011
( Annex 1) (PDF)
27/2011 (PDF) Guidelines on Tank Entry for Tankers using Nitrogen as an Inerting Medium
( Annex 1) (PDF)
29/2011 (PDF) Fatal accident involving parting of mooring rope during vessel's berthing
30/2011 (PDF) Fatal accident during operating of pilot ladder winch
31/2011 (PDF) Falling of containers causing hull damage
32/2011 (PDF) Engine Room Fire Caused by Improper Oil Filter Maintenance
36/2011 (PDF) 2011 Guidelines for the Control and Management of Ships' Biofouling to Minimize the Transfer of Invasive Aquatic Species
(Annex 1) (PDF)
37/2011 (PDF) 2011 Guidelines for the Implementation of the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 ) (PDF)
38/2011 (PDF) 2011 Guidelines addressing Additional Aspects to the NOx Technical Code 2008 with regard to Particular Requirements related to Marine Diesel Engines fitted with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
39/2011 (PDF) 2011 Guidelines for Inspection of Anti-fouling Systems on Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
40/2011 (PDF) Entry into Enclosed Space
42/2011 (PDF) IMO Circulars Pertaining to MARPOL Annex I
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 , Annex 4 and Annex 5 ) (PDF)
44/2011 (PDF) Servicing of Life-Saving Equipment
46/2011 (PDF) Application of New SOLAS Regulation III/1.5
(Annex 1 , Annex 2 , Annex 3 and Annex 4 ) (PDF)
47/2011 (PDF) Crew Fatality while working Deck Log Cargo
48/2011 (PDF) IMO circular - “Carriage of iron ore fines that may liquefy”
(Annex 1) (PDF)
50/2011 (PDF) Electronic issuance of Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Notice (HKMSN) and Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Information Note (HKMSIN) commencing from 1 January 2012
52/2011 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems (FSS Code) – Fixed Fire Detection and Fire Alarm Systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
53/2011 (PDF) Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974 and its Protocol 1988
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
2010 Download all valid MSINs of 2010
6/2010 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea)(Amendment) Regulation 2010
(Annex 1) (PDF)
7/2010 (PDF) Engine Room Fire Caused by Main Engine Crankcase Explosion
9/2010 (PDF) Collision and Safe Navigation in Restricted Visibility
10/2010 (PDF) Authorization of Recognized Organizations to issue Certificate of Insurance or Other Financial Security in respect of Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage
16/2010 (PDF) IMO Guidelines for Construction, Installation, Maintenance and Inspection/Survey of Means of Embarkation and Disembarkation
(Annex 1) (PDF)
18/2010 (PDF) Accident During Lifeboat Drill at Sea
22/2010 (PDF) Measures to Prevent Accidents with Lifeboats
(Annex 1) (PDF)
26/2010 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Eritrea) Regulation 2010
(Annex 1) (PDF)
27/2010 (PDF) Amendments to the Code of Safe Practice for Cargo Stowage and Securing (CSS Code)
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
28/2010 (PDF) Revised Recommendations on the Safe Use of Pesticides in Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
29/2010 (PDF) 2010 Guidelines for Survey and Certification of Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships
(Annex 1) (PDF)
30/2010 (PDF) Safe Loading of “iron-ore-fines” cargo in bulk
34/2010 (PDF) Fatal accidents during performing of electric arc welding work on
board ships
2009 Download all valid MSINs of 2009
4/2009 (PDF) Safe Towage at Sea
8/2009 (PDF) Pilot-Master Exchange
9/2009 (PDF) Amendments to the Guidelines on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections During Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 5, Annex 6, Annex 7)(PDF)
10/2009 (PDF) Adoption of Recommendations for Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
for MARPOL Annex I Oil Cargo and Oil Fuel
(Annex 1, Annex 2)(PDF)
11/2009 (PDF) Proper Stowage of Heavy Cargoes at Loading Port
12/2009 (PDF) Fire Accidents During Repairs in Dockyards
13/2009 (PDF) IMO Guidelines on Measures To Prevent Fires in Engine-Rooms And Cargo Pump-Rooms
(Annex 1)(PDF)
14/2009 (PDF) Improper Use of VHF Radio Equipment Onboard Ships for Collision Avoidance
(Annex 1)(PDF)
15/2009 (PDF) Prevention and Suppression of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships
(Annex 1, Annex 2)(PDF)
18/2009 (PDF) Clarification of the Term “Bulk Carrier” and Guidance for Application
of Regulations in SOLAS to Cargo Ships which Occasionally Carry
Dry Cargoes in Bulk
(Annex 1)(PDF)
21/2009 (PDF) Suspected Falling Overboard of Deck Cadet
26/2009 (PDF) A Guide to diagnosing contaminants in oily bilge water to maintain, operate and troubleshoot bilge water treatment systems
(Annex 1)(PDF)
27/2009 (PDF)
Application for the issue of Hong Kong GMDSS Certificate of Equivalent Competency and Endorsement under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978 (STCW), as amended
28/2009 (PDF)
Application for the issue of Hong Kong Licences and Endorsements under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978 (STCW), as amended
30/2009 (PDF) Safety at work onboard inside cargo holds
34/2009 (PDF) International Management Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention (International Safety Management (ISM) Code)
39/2009 (PDF) IMO Guidelines for the Maintenance and Inspections of Fixed Carbon Dioxide Fire-extinguishing Systems
(Annex 1)(PDF)
42/2009 (PDF) Amendments to the International Life-Saving Appliance (LSA) Code
(Annex 1, Annex 2 )(PDF)
43/2009 (PDF) Consular Assistance for Hong Kong Registered Ships, Hong Kong Registered Seafarers and Seafarers working on Hong Kong registered ships
(Annex 1)(PDF)
45/2009 (PDF) Application for the Issue of Insurance Certificate
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3)(PDF)
2008 Download all valid MSINs of 2008
2/2008 (PDF) Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code)
Interpretation and Application of the IGC Code for Ships carrying Liquefied Carbon Dioxide in Bulk
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
3/2008 (PDF) Amendments to the Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (GC Code)
(Annex) (PDF)
5/2008 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2
(Annex) (PDF)
6/2008 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of the International Bulk Chemicals (IBC) Code
(Annex) (PDF)
7/2008 (PDF) IMO Circulars related to the Carriage of Dangerous Goods
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
8/2008 (PDF) Collision of Vessels outside Zhoushan Qundao
12/2008 (PDF) Guidelines on Fair Treatment of Seafarers in the Event of a Maritime Accident and Request for Information on Mistreatment of Seafarers in the Event of a Maritime Accident
(Annex) (PDF)
22/2008 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter II-2
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
23/2008 (PDF) Unified Interpretation of the International Code for Application of Fire Test Procedures (FTP Code)
(Annex) (PDF)
27/2008 (PDF) IMO Circular related to the Carriage of Dangerous Goods
(Annex) (PDF)
33/2008 (PDF) 2008 Revised Guidelines For Systems For Handling Oily Wastes In Machinery Spaces Of Ships and Guidance Notes For An Integrated Bilge Water Treatment System (IBTS)
(Annex) (PDF)
2007 Download all valid MSINs of 2007
3/2007 (PDF) Proper Bridge Resource Management
5/2007 (PDF) United Nations Sanctions (Lebanon) Regulation
(Annex) (PDF)
6/2007 (PDF) Voluntary Structural Guidelines for New Ships Carrying Liquids in Bulk Containing Benzene
(Annex) (PDF)
7/2007 (PDF) Guidance for Compliance with Vague Expressions in Certain Provisions of Merchant Shipping Regulations
(Annex) (PDF)
8/2007 (PDF) Emergency Wreck Marking Buoy
(Annex) (PDF)
9/2007 (PDF) Restrictions on Navigation in the Abkhazian Section of the Georgian Territorial Waters
(Annex) (PDF)
11/2007 (PDF) Guidelines on Annual Testing of Voyage Data Recorders (VDR) and Simplified Voyage Data Recorders (S-VDR)
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
12/2007 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter V
(Annex) (PDF)
13/2007 (PDF) Revised Guidance to the Master for Avoiding Dangerous Situations in Adverse Weather and Sea Conditions
(Annex) (PDF)
15/2007 (PDF) Collapse of Gantry Crane Trolley
18/2007 (PDF) Fatal Accident of a Crewmember when Working Inside the Forepeak Tank
21/2007 (PDF) Loss of Life Resulting from Improper Lowering of a Lifeboat
23/2007 (PDF) International Health Regulation
26/2007 (PDF) Adoption of the Performance Standards for Shipborne Galileo Receiver Equipment
(Annex) (PDF)
33/2007 (PDF) Grounding of Vessel in Heavy Weather
41/2007 (PDF) Guidelines on the application of SOLAS regulation V/15 to INS, IBS and bridge design
(Annex) (PDF)
43/2007 (PDF) Amendments to the International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue (IAMSAR) Manual
(Annex) (PDF)
44/2007 (PDF) Guidelines on the control of ships in an emergency
(Annex) (PDF)
45/2007 (PDF) Guidelines on Annual Testing of the Automatic Identification System (AIS)
(Annex) (PDF)
47/2007 (PDF) Symbol of Infant Lifejacket
(Annex) (PDF)
48/2007 (PDF) Unified Interpretations of SOLAS Chapter III
(Annex) (PDF)
50/2007 (PDF) Fatal Accident to a Cargo Loading Master when Transferring between Vessels
51/2007 (PDF) Adoption of the Performance Standards for Navigation Lights, Navigation Light Controllers and Associated Equipment
(Annex) (PDF)
52/2007 (PDF) IMO Circulars related to the Implementation of ISM Code
(Annex 1, Annex 2, Annex 3) (PDF)
54/2007 (PDF) Adoption of Performance Standards for Survival Craft AIS Search and Rescue Transmitters (AIS-SART) for Use in Search and Rescue Operations
(Annex) (PDF)
55/2007 (PDF) Adoption of Amendments to Performance Standards for Survival Craft Radar Transponders for Use in Search and Rescue Operations (Resolution A.802(19))
(Annex 1, Annex 2) (PDF)
2006 Download all valid MSINs of 2006
20/2006 (PDF) Crew killed in a car deck lifting operation
21/2006 (PDF) Safe Loading of Fluorspar Cargo
22/2006 (PDF) Crewmembers washed overboard in heavy weather
29/2006 (PDF) Guidance on Voluntary Self-Assessment by Administrations and for Ship Security
(Annex 1) (PDF)
44/2006 (PDF) Guidance on the Provisions of Information for Identifying Ships when Transmitting Ship Security Alerts
(Annex 1) (PDF)
45/2006 (PDF) Fatal Accident Resulting from Engine Room Fire
47/2006 (PDF) Fatal Accident During Hatch Closing Operation
51/2006 (PDF) Fatal Accident during the Recovery of a Lifeboat
52/2006 (PDF) Guidelines on the Basic Elements of a Shipboard Occupational Health and Safety Programme
(Annex 1) (PDF)
53/2006 (PDF) Unified Interpretations to SOLAS Regulation II-1/10 and Regulation 12 of the Revised SOLAS Chapter II-1 regarding Bow Doors and the Extension of the Collision Bulkhead
(Annex 1) (PDF)
63/2006 (PDF) Fatal Accident of a Crewmember when Working Outboard
2005 Download all valid MSINs of 2005
3/2005 (PDF) Guidelines relating to the Implementation of SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and ISPS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
8/2005 (PDF) Guidelines on Early Assessment of Hull Damage and Possible Need for Abandonment of Bulk Carriers
(Annex 1) (PDF)
22/2005 (PDF) Guidance on the Access of Public Authorities, Emergency Response Services and Pilots on Board Ships to which SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code Apply
(Annex 1) (PDF)
40/2005 (PDF) Functional Requirements and Performance Standards for the Assessment of Evacuation Guidance Systems
(Annex 1) (PDF)
45/2005 (PDF) Promulgation of Information by Merchant Shipping Notice and Merchant Shipping Information Note
48/2005 (PDF) Fatal Accident Resulting from Sudden Hook Detachment of a Lifeboat
49/2005 (PDF) Fatal Accident Resulting from Improper Release of Carbon Dioxide Gas
2004 Download all valid MSINs of 2004
9/2004 (PDF) Collision of Ships in Restricted Visibility
23/2004 (PDF) Fatal Accident Involving the Use of Scaffold on board Ship
24/2004 (PDF) Fatal Accident Involving Falling Overboard From Gangway
2003 Download all valid MSINs of 2003
23/2003 (PDF) Guidelines For Bulk Carrier Hatch Covers Surveys and Owner's Inspection and Maintenance
(Annex 1) (PDF)
25/2003 (PDF) Loss of two Lives Resulting from Inadvertent of a Lifeboat
26/2003 (PDF) Collision of Ships in a Traffic Separation Zone
27/2003 (PDF) Guidance relating to the Implementation of SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and the ISPS Code
(Annex 1) (PDF)
2001 Download all valid MSINs of 2001
13/2001 (PDF) Advice on the Dangers of Flooding of Forward Compartments
(Annex 1) (PDF)
2000 Download all valid MSINs of 2000
10/2000 (PDF) Unauthorized Modification of Engine Room Piping
12/2000 (PDF) Safety Equipment and Pollution Prevention Equipment Carried in Excess of Statutory Requirements