International Pollution Prevention Certificate for the Carriage of
Noxious Liquid Substances in Bulk (NLS Certificate)
international pollution prevention certificate for the carriage of noxious
liquid substances in bulk (NLS Certificate) shall be issued, after survey in
accordance with the provisions of regulation 10 of Annex II of MARPOL 73/78,
to any ship carrying noxious liquid substances in bulk and which is engaged
in voyages to ports or terminals under the jurisdiction of other Parties to
MARPOL 73/78. In respect of chemical tankers, the Certificate of Fitness for
the Carriage of Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk and the International
Certificate of Fitness for the Carriage of Dangerous Chemicals in Bulk,
issued under the provisions of the Bulk Chemical Code and International Bulk
Chemical Code, respectively, shall have the same force and receive the same
recognition as the NLS Certificate.
73/78, Annex II, regulations 11 and12A
Cargo Record Book
to which Annex II of MARPOL 73/78 applies shall be provided with a Cargo
Record Book, whether as part of the ship's official log-book or otherwise,
in the form specified in appendix IV to the Annex.
73/78, Annex II, regulation 9
Procedures and Arrangements Manual (P & A Manual)
certified to carry noxious liquid substances in bulk shall have on board a
Procedures and Arrangements Manual approved by the Administration.
MEPC.18(22), chapter 2; MARPOL 73/78, Annex II, regs. 5, 5A and 8
Shipboard Marine Pollution Emergency Plan for Noxious Liquid
of 150 gross tonnage and above certified to carry noxious liquid substances
in bulk shall carry on board a shipboard marine pollution emergency plan for
noxious liquid substances approved by the Administration.
73/78, Annex II, regulation 16