Member authorities of the Tokyo and Paris MoU on port state control will launch a joint concentrated inspection campaign on STCW aimed at confirming:
- the number of seafarers serving on board and their certificates are in conformity with the relevant requirements
- all seafarers serving on board, hold an appropriate certificate or a valid dispensation
- the seafarers on board hold a valid medical certificate
- the watch-keeping schedules and hours of rest indicate compliance with the relevant requirements
This campaign will be held for three months, commencing from September 1, 2022 and ending November 30, 2022. Download the press release below.