Witherby Publishing Group

Hong Kong

Updated Week 49 – 2019

 

Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Information Notes (MSIN)

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Title

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40/19

Consolidated Guidance for Port Reception Facility Providers and Users

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39/19

Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annex V

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38/19

Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annex I

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37/19

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))

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36/19

2019 Guidelines for port State control under MARPOL Annex VI Chapter 3

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35/19

Updated unified interpretation to MARPOL Annex VI

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34/19

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))

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33/19

Updated unified interpretation of Appendix I (Form of the International Ballast Water Management Certificate) of the BWM Convention

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32/19

United Nations Sanctions (Democratic Republic of the Congo) Regulation 2019

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31/19

United Nations Sanctions (South Sudan) Regulation 2019

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30/19

Fatal accident of a crew struck by a portable gangway

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29/19

Minimum Safe Manning

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28/19

Fatal accident of man overboard under influence of alcohol

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27/19

Fatal accident of a bosun falling down from a stairway

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25/19

Amendments to the BCH Code (special, operational and minimum requirements)

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24/19

Amendments to the IBC Code

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23/19

Amendments to MARPOL Annex II (Cargo residues and tank washings of persistent floating products)

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22/19

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

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21/19

United Nations Sanctions (Central African Republic) Regulation 2019

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20/19

United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2019 and United Nations Sanctions (Yemen) Regulation 2015 (Repeal) Regulation

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19/19

Collision between two vessels in the coastal sea of the Republic of Korea

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18/19

Collision between two vessels at waters close to Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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17/19

Guidelines and sets of guidance for ensuring consistent implementation of the 0.50% Sulphur Limit under MARPOL Annex VI

Link

16/19

Fatal fall of a crew from tween deck onto cargo hold bottom

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15/19

Coming into Force of Hong Kong Legislation Implementing Amendments to Requirements of MARPOL Annexes I, II, IV and V

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14/19

Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing the Amendments to the STCW Convention and Code

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13/19

Amendment to Merchant Shipping (Safety) (IMSBC Code) Regulation (Cap. 369AZ)

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12/19

Coming into Force of a New Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter XIV and Polar Code Requirements

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11/19

Amendment to Merchant Shipping (Prevention of Air Pollution) Regulation (Cap. 413P)

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10/19

Stevedore fatality resulting from entry of fumigated cargo hold

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09/19

Amendments of 2018 to the Code of Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

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08/19

Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter II-1 and II-2 Requirements

Link

07/19

Amendments to Guidelines for ballast water management and development of ballast water management plans

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06/19

Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (Prohibition on the carriage of non-compliant fuel oil)

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05/19

Guidelines for MARPOL Annex VI

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04/19

United Nations Sanctions (Democratic Republic of the Congo) Regulation 2018

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03/19

United Nations Sanctions (Mali) Regulation 2018

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02/19

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)

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01/19

Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Information Notes Current as at 1 January 2019

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30/18

Oil spill from cracked shell plate

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29/18

Registration with the MSCHOA and Report to UKMTO

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25/18

Extension of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC) to Hong Kong

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24/18

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

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23/18

An explosion on board an oil/chemical tanker during cargo tank cleaning operation

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22/18

Amendments to the IBC Code and BCH Code

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21/18

Initial IMO Strategy on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships

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20/18

Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI (ECAs and required EEDI for RO-RO Cargo Ships and RO-RO Passenger Ships)

Link

19/18

Code and Amendments to the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004

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18/18

A fatal fall onto the tank top of a cargo hold during cleaning operation

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17/18

Collision of a Bulk Carrier and an Oil Tanker in the East China Sea

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16/18

Service for Collection of Certificate of Registry Envelope

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14/18

Entry into Force of regulation 22A of MARPOL Annex VI on Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption

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13/18

United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) (Amendment) Regulation 2018

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12/18

Coming into force of the amended Hong Kong legislation on the implementation of the requirements of MARPOL Annex II, BCH Code and IBC Code

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11/18

Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended

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10/18

Coming into Force of Amended Hong Kong Legislation (Annex 1)

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09/18

A fatal accident on open deck under adverse weather

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08/18

A fatal fall to the bottom of a cargo oil tank after cleaning

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07/18

Halon Banking and Reception Facilities

Link

06/18

Guidance on best practice for fuel oil purchasers/users for assuring the quality of fuel oil used on board ships

Link

05/18

Approval of the unified interpretation of Appendix I (Form of the International Ballast Water Management Certificate) of the BWM Convention

Link

04/18

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

Link

03/18

Smooth Implementation of MARPOL Annex VI on Data Collection System for Fuel Oil Consumption

Link

02/18

United Nations Security Council Sanctions against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (Annex 1) (PDF)

Link

01/18

Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Information Notes Current as at 1 January 2018 (Annex 1, Annex 2A, Annex 2B) (PDF)

Link

40/17

Maritime Cyber Risk Management in Safety Management Systems (Annex 1) (PDF)

Link

39/17

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)

Link

38/17

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

Link

37/17

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

Link

36/17

New Garbage Record Book (Part I / Part II) in accordance with the amendments to MARPOL Annex V

Link

35/17

Entry into Force of new regulation 22A of MARPOL Annex VI

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34/17

Interim Recommendations for Carriage of Liquefied Hydrogen in Bulk

Link

33/17

Amendments to the International Code for the Construction and Equipment of Ships Carrying Liquefied Gases in Bulk (IGC Code)

Link

32/17

Interim Recommendations on the Safe Carriage of More Than 12 Industrial Personnel on Board Vessels Engaged on International Voyages

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31/17

Amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems (FSS Code)

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30/17

Amendments to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, as amended

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29/17

Amendments to the International Code on the Enhanced Programme of Inspections during Surveys of Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, 2011 (2011 ESP Code)

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28/17

Amendments to the International Code of Intact Stability, 2008 (2008 IS Code)

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27/17

Guidance on the Requirements of the STCW Convention, 1978, as Amended

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26/17

Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978 and the STCW Code

Link

25/17

Merchant Shipping (Limitation of Shipowners Liability) Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 2) Order 2017

Link

23/17

United Nations Sanctions (Libya) Regulation 2011 (Amendment) Regulation 2017

Link

22/17

United Nations Sanctions (South Sudan) Regulation 2017

Link

21/17

United Nations Sanctions (Democratic Republic of the Congo) Regulation 2017

Link

20/17

Guidelines and Amendments to MARPOL Annex VI

Link

19/17

2017 Guidelines for the implementation of MARPOL Annex V

Link

18/17

Protocol for Checking Authenticity of Certificate of Registry

Link

16/17

Coming into Force of New and Amended Hong Kong Legislation Implementing SOLAS Chapter III and IV Requirements

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15/17

A fatal accident during mooring operation on deck

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14/17

United Nations Sanctions (Central African Republic) Regulation 2017

Link

13/17

Guidance for Good Practice on Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS)

Link

12/17

A chief engineer fell overboard and drowned while climbing down a pilot ladder

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10/17

Amendments to MARPOL Annex I (Form B of the Supplement to the IOPP Certificate) and Annex V (HME substances and Garbage Record Book)

Link

09/17

A fitter was struck by a falling hook block of a monorail transverse hoist

Link

08/17

2016 Guidelines for Approval of Ballast Water Management Systems (G8) (Annex 1)

Link

06/17

Two stevedores and one bulldozer operator were collapsed inside the stair trunk for entry to cargo hold

Link

05/17

A fatal electrocution accident happened when using electric hoist for lifting operation

Link

04/17

United Nations Sanctions (Somalia) (Amendment) Regulation 2017

Link

03/17

Entry into Force of the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004

Link

Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Notices (MSN)

Number

Title

Link

1000

Hong Kong Merchant Shipping Notices and Merchant Shipping Ordinances and Regulations current as at 1 January 2019

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