Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) is an international ship classification society providing ship classification and certification as well as technical inspection services. The not for profit entity was founded in 1975. IRClass took over Chairmanship of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) effective July 1, 2019.
IRClass is continually paving the way for progress – setting standards for safety, environment protection and tackling issues affecting the maritime industry. IRClass provides complete solutions for your requirements and is committed to be ‘Your Partner in Maritime Risk Management’.
IRClass Systems and Solutions Pvt Ltd. (ISSPL), an entity promoted by Indian Register of Shipping was set up in 2014.
Recognising the necessity for a leading maritime nation such as India to have it's own classification society, the Government of India constituted a ...Read More
Message from the Executive Chairman
The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has seen strong growth in its reputation as a quality classification society amongst leading global flag administrations ...Read More
Policy Statement and Corporate Objectives
To promote Quality, Occupational Health and Safety and protection of the Environment by making every effort to be a Safer, Smarter and Green Organization ...Download
The General Body of Indian Register of Shipping is the body comprising of members representing various interest groups such as underwriters, ship owners ...Read More
Code of Ethics
Indian Register of Shipping (IRS), a Ship Classification Society, lives on its reputation. Acceptance of its technical work can only be maintained by continuously ...Read More
Awards and Recognition
As an international ship classification society, Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) is a strong advocate of safety, security & protection of environment and it demonstrates its commitment through various initiatives ...Read More
The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) continues to engage in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives – committed to responsible business practices in achieving a positive social impactRead more
Whistle Blowing Policy
IRCLASS is committed in conducting its business with honesty and integrity. The Whistle Blowing Policy sets out how we will support our stakeholders the right to raise any concerns against any illegal activity.Read more