918 - 10/13 - SISTRAM Brazilian Reporting System Scheme DELAYED - Brazil
Bulletin 916 advised that vessels sailing under foreign flags, not chartered by Brazilian owners, were required to report routes, occurrences and navigational facts to the Brazilian authorities from the 15th October.
The Club has now been informed that commencement of the new system has been postponed for at least 90 days.
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US VRP Compliance
With effect from 30th January 2014 non-tank as well as tankships calling at US ports will be required to submit VRPs. For Club and other resources to assist in compliance click here
International Environmental compliance
Environmental Compliance resource page collates material in respect of International environmental compliance issues affecting our Members. Information from the Club, Loss Prevention and external resources has been collated in one place for ease of reference.
The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section. READ MORE
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