Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Here you can find information which is made available by the MCA, the MCA are part of the Department for Transport and have two main aims to reduce the loss of life at sea and limit the environmental impact of seafaring.

M Notices

Here you can browse the existing M notices for fishing vessels.

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Merchant Shipping Notices

M notices titled as MSNs are legal requirements that you must be aware of and if applicable comply with.These can keep your vessel safe and legal.

All MSN's as a PDF Folio

Marine Guidance Notes

M notices titled as MGNs are offering best practice and industry based guidance, although not directly related to laws they usually relate to ways in which you can keep your vessel safe and legal.

All MGN's as a PDF Folio

Marine Information Notes

Marine Information Notes are usually only for short term use or for selected audiences like boat builders or training establishments. The notes usually have an expiry date, if so are only in use temporarily.

All MIN's as a PDF Folio

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Click here to download all M-Notices for off-line viewing or saving to stick or CD for use onboard fishing vessels where this can cover the "Carriage of Nautical Publications" for M-Notices.

All MSN's as a PDF Folio

All MGN's as a PDF Folio

All MIN's as a PDF Folio

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