Amendments of 2016 to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

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The Directorate draws the attention of all concerned to the entry into force of the 2016  amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, on 8 January 2019.

The 2016 Amendments to the Code of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 introduce  provisions to better protect seafarers against shipboard harassment and bullying and to allow for an extension of the validity of full term Maritime Labour Certificates.

To read the complete Merchant Shipping Notice 148, click here.

Should you have any questions concerning this matter, please contact Dr Jotham Scerri-Diacono or any other member of the shipping team at GANADO Advocates.