Guidance: MIN 648 (M) MLC Food catering recognised qualifications

Maritime Coastguard Agency

November 25
16:29 2020

MIN 648 (M) MLC 2006 Food and catering recognised qualifications in food hygiene or food safety in catering for ship's cooks and others processing food in the galley

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This MIN replaces MIN 605 and expires 30th November 2021.

This note should be read with Part 8 of the merchant shipping (maritime labour convention)(minimum requirements for seafarers etc.) regulations 2014 and merchant shipping notice MSN 1846 (M) maritime labour convention 2006, food and catering: ships cooks and catering staff.

Notice to

  • shipowners
  • masters
  • crew agents
  • officers
  • seafarers and other ship board personnel
Published 25 November 2020

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