COVID-19 - Ship Registry Information

THIS PAGE WAS LAST UPDATED 29th June 2020

We wish to reassure clients that the Isle of Man Ship Registry remains open for business as usual during the COVID-19 outbreak. We are confident that there will be no interruptions to our usual high standards of customer service. 

Nonetheless, as a contingency measure, many of the Ship Registry’s staff will be working remotely and during this time the preferred method of contacting the Ship Registry is by email. You can find the email contact list here.

We appreciate your understanding during this exceptional period and hope to return to normality as soon as possible.

Technical guidance for operators who exerpiencing disruption due to COVID-19 has been published by the Isle of Man Ship Registry, IMO and ILO:

Isle of Man Ship Registry Advice

TAN 002-20 (Rev. 4) - COVID-19 - Advice to Ship Operators

IMO Advice

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 22 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Singapore Crew Change Guidebook

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 21 - Joint statement IMO-UNCTAD – Call for collaborative action in support of keeping ships moving, ports open and cross-border trade flowing during the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 20 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Accelerating digitalization of maritime trade and logistics – A call to action

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 19 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Guidance for flag States regarding surveys and renewals of certificates during the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 18 - Joint Statement IMO-ICAO-ILO on designation of seafarers, marine personnel, fishing vessel personnel, offshore energy sector personnel, aviation personnel, air cargo supply chain personnel and service provider personnel at airports and ports as key workers, and on facilitation of crew changes in ports and airports in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 17 - Coronavirus (COVID 19) – Preparing for post COVID-19 operations: considerations and practicalities for port community systems, single window and other electronic exchange platforms

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 16 - Coronavirus (COVID 19) – COVID-19 related guidelines for ensuring a safe shipboard interface between ship and shore-based personnel

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 15 - Coronavirus (COVID 19) - Personal protective equipment

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 14 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Recommended framework of protocols for ensuring safe ship crew changes and travel during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Circular Letter 4202 Add. 13 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Recommendations for Governments and relevant national authorities on facilitating the movement of offshore energy sector personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 12 - Coronavirus (COVID 19) – Declaration by Port Authorities Roundtable (PAR) members in view of the global COVID-19 situation

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 11 - Coronavirus (COVID 19) - EC Guidelines on protection of health, repatriation and travel arrangements for seafarers, passengers and other persons on board ships

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 10 - Joint Statement IMO-WHO-ILO on medical certificates of seafarers, ship sanitation certificates and medical care of seafarers in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 9 - Joint Statement IMO-WCO on the integrity of the global supply chain during the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 8 - Video meeting with port State control (PSC) regimes (includes joint statement and statements and/or relevant temporary guidance issued by the United States, the Acuerdo deViñadel Mar and the Caribbean, Indian Ocean, Mediterranean, Paris and Tokyo MOUs

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 7 - Guidance concerning unforeseen delays in the delivery of ships 

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 6 - Preliminary list of recommendations for Governments and relevant national authorities on the facilitation of maritime trade during the COVID-19 pandemic

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 5 (Rev 1) - Guidance relating to the certification of seafarers and fishing vessel personnel

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 4 - ICS Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for ship operators for the protection of the health of seafarers

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 3 - Operational considerations for managing COVID-19 cases/outbreak on board ships

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 2 - Joint Statement IMO-WHO on the Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak

Circular Letter 4204 Add. 1 - Implementation and enforcement of relevant IMO instruments

Circular Letter 4204 - Precautions to be taken to minimize risks to seafarers, passengers and others on board ships

ILO Advice

Information note on maritime labour issues and coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

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