New Shipping Notices Issued

The Isle of Man Ship Registry wishes to advise clients that we have published the following shipping notices:

Technical Advisory Notices

TAN 004-19 on EU Ship Recycling – this notice advises clients of forthcoming EU regulations which require Manx ships to possess an Inventory of Hazardous Materials and Statement of Compliance by 31st December 2020.

TAN 005-19 on the Sulphur Cap – this notice provides operators with guidance on the forthcoming reduction in the permissible sulphur content of fuel from 3.5% m/m to 0.5% m/m.


Updated Regulations applying MARPOL Annex I will enter into force on the 1st July 2019 - this is the Merchant Shipping (MARPOL Annex I - Prevention of Pollution by Oil) Order 2019. This is a routine update which brings our regulations into up to date with the latest version of Annex I. We have also published MSN 066 to provide advice to clients. MSN 036 has been withdrawn.