Marine Notices

Marine Notices are issued by the Maritime Safety and Environment Protection Department of the Palau International Ship Registry to promulgate the Palau Flag Administration policy and national requirements on Marine Safety, Security and Environmental Protection issues and other related matters not otherwise specifically addressed by the Republic of Palau Maritime Act or Maritime Regulations.

Through the Republic of Palau Maritime Regulations section 1.5, Marine Notices become part of the Maritime Regulations once promulgated.

The List of the Marine Notices is given below. Click to download in PDF format.

  1. MARINE NOTICE 12-002 – ISSUANCE OF MARINE NOTICES
  2. MARINE NOTICE 12-004 – INTERNATIONAL SHIP AND PORT FACILITY SECURITY (ISPS) CODE
  3. MARINE NOTICE 12-005 – RADIO ACCOUNTING AUTHORITIES
  4. MARINE NOTICE 12-006 – CIVIL LIABILITY 2001 (BCC) FOR BUNKER OIL POLLUTION DAMAGE
  5. MARINE NOTICE 12-007 – CIVIL LIABILITY 1992 (CLC) FOR OIL POLLUTION DAMAGE
  6. MARINE NOTICE 12-008 – MINIMUM MANNING REQUIREMENTS
  7. MARINE NOTICE 12-009 – EXEMPTIONS, DISPENSATIONS, EXTENSIONS AND EQUIVALENT CERTIFICATES
  8. MARINE NOTICE 12-010 – MARINE CASUALTIES
  9. MARINE NOTICE 12-011 – LONG RANGE IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM COMPLIANCE (LRIT)
  10. MARINE NOTICE 12-012 – MARITIME LABOR CONVENTION 2006 (MLC)
  11. MARINE NOTICE 12-013 – HAZARDOUS WORK AND CONSIDERATION OF HEALTH AND SAFETY ISSUES FOR SEAFARER UNDER THE AGE OF 18
  12. MARINE NOTICE 12-014 – SEAFARER MEDICAL EXAMINATION AND CERTIFICATES
  13. MARINE NOTICE 12-015 – TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
  14. MARINE NOTICE 12-016 – SEAFARER EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
  15. MARINE NOTICE 12-017 – MINIMUM HOURS OF REST
  16. MARINE NOTICE 12-018 – DRY DOCK EXTENSION AND REQUIREMENTS
  17. MARINE NOTICE 12-019 – ACCOMMODATIONS, RECREATION FACILITIES, FOOD, CATERING AND WATER
  18. MARINE NOTICE 12-020 – SHIPBOARD OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY PROGRAM
  19. MARINE NOTICE 12-021 – INTERNATIONAL SAFETY MANAGEMENT (ISM) CODE
  20. MARINE NOTICE 12-022 – ON BOARD COMPLAINT PROCEDURES
  21. MARINE NOTICE 12-023 – PAYMENT OF WAGES
  22. MARINE NOTICE 12-024 – PROVISIONS AND INSTALLATION OF SHIP SECURITY EQUIPMENT
  23. MARINE NOTICE 12-025 – PIRACY, ARMED ATTACKS, HIJACKING OR TERRORISM
  24. MARINE NOTICE 12-026 – USE OF PRIAVELY CONTRACTED ARMED PERSONNEL
  25. MARINE NOTICE 12-027 – SIMPLIFIED TONNAGE MEASUREMENT FOR VESSELS LESS THAN 24M
  26. MARINE NOTICE 13-028 – HARMONIZED SYSTEM FOR SURVEYS AND CERTIFICATION
  27. MARINE NOTICE 13-029 – MLC TITLE 2.5 REPATRIATION
  28. MARINE NOTICE 13-030 – REQUIREMENTS FOR FISHING VESSELS REGISTERED UNDER THE PALAU FLAG
  29. MARINE NOTICE 13-031 – FLAG STATE INSPECTIONS REGIME
  30. MARINE NOTICE 14-001 – SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR PRIVATE YACHTS
  31. MARINE NOTICE 15-002 – NAIROBI INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON THE REMOVAL OF WRECKS, 2007