This plan is written in accordance with the requirements of Regulation 26 of Annex 1 of the International Convention of Pollution from Ships, 1973, as modified by the Protocol of 1978 relation thereto. The purpose of the plan is to provide guidance to the master and officers on board of the ship with respect to the steps to be taken when a pollution incident has occurred or is likely to occur. The plan contains all information and operational instructions required by the Guidelines. The appendices contain names, telephone, telex numbers, etc. of all contacts referred to in the plan, as well as other reference materials.
 
 
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Shipping News

CALLING FOR COUNTRIES TO RATIFY TREATY ON HAZARDOUS AND NOXIOUS CARGOES

IMO is continuing its work to promote a key compensation treaty covering the transport of hazardous and noxious substances by ship – the HNS Convention.

30 / 09 / 2019

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IMPORTANCE OF POLAR CODE STRESSED AT GREENLAND SUMMIT

Changing climatic conditions are opening up the polar regions to more and more maritime activity.

28 / 08 / 2019

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GERMANY ACCEDES TO SHIP RECYCLING CONVENTION

Germany is the latest country to accede to IMO's treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling – the Hong Kong Convention.

24 / 07 / 2019

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