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Statutory Documents - IMO Publications and Documents - Circulars - Ballast Water Management - BWM.2/Circular.66/Rev.3 - International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 - (24 June 2022) - Circular


 1 The Marine Environment Protection Committee, at its seventy-eighth session (6 to 10 June 2022), approved a unified interpretation to appendix I to the BWM Convention (Form of International Ballast Water Management Certificate) concerning the principal ballast water management method(s) employed on the ship.

 2 The updated consolidated text of all existing unified interpretations to the BWM Convention, including those set out in BWM.2/Circ.66/Rev.2, is set out in the annex.

 3 Member Governments and international organizations are invited to apply the annexed unified interpretations to the BWM Convention and bring them to the attention of all parties concerned.

 4 This circular revokes BWM.2/Circ.66/Rev.2.

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