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Revised conventions by the year when entering into force

Result 13

Type Requirement
Resolution No.
Entry into force
New Ship
Existing Ship
Ship types Size Implementation Date Convention TEC
Ballast Water Management Convention Ballast Water Management Convention

2017/09/08
New Ship All All 8 September 2017 BWM Convention 1086
Existing Ship All All 8 September 2017
Amendments to the NOx Technical Code related to gas-fuelled engines and dual fuel engines NOx Technical Code
MEPC.272(69)
2017/09/01
New Ship ALL ALL Marine diesel engines installed on or after 1 September 2017 MARPOL 1078
Existing Ship - - -
Record for operational compliance with NOx Tier III emission control areas (ECA) MARPOL Annex VI
MEPC.271(69)
2017/09/01
New Ship All All 1 September 2017 MARPOL 1078
1126
Existing Ship All All 1 September 2017
Amendments to guidelines for the categorization of noxious liquid substances MARPOL Annex II/Appendix I
MEPC.270(69)
2017/09/01
New Ship Chemical Tanker All 1 September 2017 MARPOL 1078
Existing Ship Chemical Tanker All 1 September 2017
Discharge of sewage from passenger ships within special area MARPOL ANNEX IV
MEPC.274(69), MEPC.275(69)
2017/09/01
New Ship Passesnger ship ALL - Ships contracted for construction on or after 1 June 2019
- Ships keel laid on or after 1 June 2019, in the absence of a building contract
- Ships delivered on or after 1 June 2021
MARPOL 1078
Existing Ship Passesnger ship ALL - 1 June 2021 other than those specified in below;
- 1 June 2023 for existing passenger ships en route directly to or from a port located outside the special area and to or from a port located east of longitude 28˚10' E within the special area that do not make any other port calls within the special area
Polar Code and Amendment to MARPOL Annex I, II, IV and V MARPOL Annex I, II, IV and V
MEPC.264(68), MEPC.265(68)
2017/01/01
New Ship All All 1 January 2017 MARPOL
Existing Ship All All 1 January 2017
MARPOL Annex I - Tanks for oil residues (sludge) MARPOL Annex I/12
MEPC.266(68)
2017/01/01
New Ship All All Ships keel laid on or after 1 January 2017 MARPOL
Existing Ship All All 1 January 2017
Amendments to the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code IMSBC Code
MSC.393(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship Ships carrying IMSBC cargo All 1 January 2017
Administrations may apply it on a voluntary basis as from 1 January 2016.
SOLAS 1054
Existing Ship Ships carrying IMSBC cargo All 1 January 2017
Administrations may apply it on a voluntary basis as from 1 January 2016.
Venting arrangements of cargo tanks SOLAS II-2/4 and 11
MSC.392(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship Tanker 500 GT or over Ships keel laid on or after 1 January 2017 SOLAS 1054
Existing Ship - - -
Newly enactment of the International Code of Safety for Ships using Gases or other Low-flashpoint Fuels (IGF Code) SOLAS II-1, II-2, IGF Code
MSC.391(95), MSC.392(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship Ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels All 1. Ships contracted for construction on or after 1 January 2017
2. Ships keel laid on or after 1 July 2017, in the absence of a building contract
3. Ships delivered on or after 1 January 2021
SOLAS 1054
Existing Ship Ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels All Ships converted to use gases or other low-flashpoint fuels on or after 1 January 2017
Revision of certificate forms in SOLAS (IGF Code related) SOLAS Appendix
MSC.392(95), MSC.394(95), MSC.395(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship All PS: All
Cargo ship: 500GT or over
1 January 2017 SOLAS 1054
Existing Ship All PS: All
Cargo ship: 500GT or over
1 January 2017
Air quality control system SOLAS II-2/20
MSC.392(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship Ships fitted with vehicle, special category and ro-ro spaces PS: All
Cargo ship: 500GT or over
1 January 2017 SOLAS 1054
Existing Ship Ships fitted with vehicle, special category and ro-ro spaces PS: All
Cargo ship: 500GT or over
1 January 2017
Amendments to STCW and STCW Code (IGF Code related) STCW I, V, STCW Code
MSC.396(95), MSC.397(95)
2017/01/01
New Ship Ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels ALL 1. Ships contracted for construction on or after 1 January 2017
2. Ships keel laid on or after 1 July 2017, in the absence of a building contract
3. Ships delivered on or after 1 January 2021
STCW 1054
Existing Ship Ships using gases or other low-flashpoint fuels ALL Ships converted to use gases or other low-flashpoint fuels on or after 1 January 2017