UK Club Rules 2014

The 2014 Rules and Correspondents book has been published and hard copies will be sent to Members for the 20th February 2014.

Members insured by the UK Club Europe should refer to the latest edition of the UK Club Europe Rules attached. Since 20th February 2013 the majority of Members are insured by the UK Club Europe.

Those Members that continue to be insured by the UK Club Bermuda should refer to the Bermuda Rules also attached.

The Rules and Addendum for Owners and Charterers are available to download as separate pdfs.

A pdf of the list of Correspondents is available to download, however as this information is subject to change through out the year an up-to-date searchable contact list for correspondents here.

The Making Contact section of the website provides a quick and easy route to identifying any of the staff in the Club’s international office network and includes a profile of their role and expertise within the Club. In addition a list of emergency and after office hours (AOH) contacts  are updated weekly.

Industry developments

Polar Shipping

Legal, navigational and environmental resources, news and updates on the development of polar shipping. Read more

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.

MLC 2006

The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section.  READ MORE

International sanctions

Recent guidance & corresponding material in respect of international sanctions against various countries has been updated with respect to temporary easing of sanctions against Iran.  READ MORE


Essential precautions and preparation against piracy, as well as additional information and resources, loss prevention advisories and useful external web links

Emergency Contacts

If you need to call our offices out of hours and at weekends, click After Office hours for a up to date list of the names of the Duty Executives and their mobile phone numbers. 

Ship Finder

This Ship Finder is updated on a daily basis. Members who need to advise the Club of updates to their recorded ships' details should advise their usual underwriting contact.