1. Reference is made to Technical Circular No. 136/2020/Amended, dated 03rd December 2020 regarding enforcement of a Comprehensive Inspection Program (CIP) for RPS License holders with effect from 01st April 2021.
2. The Directorate General of Shipping, GOI vide Merchant Shipping Notice No. 02 of 2021, dated 31st March 2021 has now informed that the effective date of implementation of CIP for RPSL as stated above is deferred for a period of one month.
3. All RPS Companies operating in India are advised to be guided by above.
This Technical Circular and the material contained in it is provided only for the purpose of supplying current information to the reader and not as an advice to be relied upon by any person. While we have taken utmost care to be as factual as possible, readers/ users are advised to verify the exact text and content of the Regulation from the original source/ issuing Authority.