Shipping & maritime law newsletter – Issue no. 32 (October 2021)

Issue no. 32 of the shipping and maritime law newsletter is now available.

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In this issue:


  • New rules to regulate Malta-flagged commercial yachts that carry more than 12 passengers

Articles and publications:

  • Shipping in Malta
  • The Maltese shipping industry and the marine environment: Recent developments
  • Wrecks – Certain obligations and legal duties
  • Contribution in Ship Management International – Malta report

Podcasts: Ganado Meets Transport:

  • The evolution of the Malta ship registry
  • The aspirations of the Malta Flag

MSD notices:

  • Water mist lance on-board vessels
  • Extension of restrictive measures in view of the situation in Ukraine
  • Commercial/pleasure yacht changeover guidelines
  • Commercial yacht crew authorisation attestation
  • Adoption of the Passenger Yacht Code (PYC)
  • Recycling declaration for the deletion of vessels from the Malta flag