A ship is flagging-in to the UK register. What changes in the ship's statutory documentation will be required?

MCA Oral Exam Questions

(1) The previous registry must be cancelled; 

(2) UK registry must be obtained and a Certificate of British Registry issued; (3) all statutory certificates issued by or under the authority of the previous flag State Administration must be cancelled; (4) UK statutory certificates must be issued by or on behalf of the MCA (after survey where required); (6) a UK Official Log Book, Crew Agreement and List of Crew and GMDSS log must be opened; and (7) a new Continuous Synopsis Record (CSR) Form 1 must be obtained from the MCA. Simplified inspection procedures apply when the transfer is between EU Member State flags, as was explained in MSN 1782 (which is now cancelled).


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