Newsupdate on the MLC-2006 Document Generator

Dear all, Our MLC-2006 Document Generator is online: This tool is an administrative help when preparing your DMLC Part II and gives specific flag state information to the users. Use it! It will save you a lot of work, as we have placed all relevant regulations and background information for you in the right places. From our customers we have had positive feedback. And the best news: you will sail through the onboard inspection if you follow our advice. The RBG team - find out more about us at - work continuously to update this tool and add new flags!

Danish Flag state has published new edition of Notice B

The Danish Flag state has published the latest edition on Notice B:

The new part in Notice B introduces a new inspection regime applicable to both new and existing ships engaged on domestic and international voyages. Ships engaged on international voyages must be approved and certified by 20 August 2013, at the latest. In general, MLC 2006 helps secure seafarers worldwide the same rights in the field of working and living conditions.

 The document has been added to the Document Generator

Panama - new circular MMC-275

We have updated our Panama flag with the latest news on the requirements for cooks on board - note that there are also regulations covering vessels with less than 10 crew in Panama!

NL flag Standard Medical report form

It was a long search for the actual Standard Medical Report From, which is to be used by Dutch vessels under the MLC-2006. We have now uploaded it onto the Document Generator under the Dutch flag.