1. Reference is made to Technical Circular No. 021/2021, dated 05th May 2021 wherein it was stated that enforcement of a Comprehensive Inspection Program (CIP) for RPS License holders scheduled for 01st April 2021 was deferred upto 31st July 2021.
2. The Directorate General of Shipping, GOI vide Merchant Shipping Notice No. 05 of 2021, dated 26th July 2021 has now informed that the effective date of implementation of CIP for RPSL as stated above is further deferred upto 31st October 2021.
3. All RPS Companies operating in India are advised to be guided by above.
4. This Technical Circular supersedes and revokes earlier Technical Circular No. 021/2021, dated 05th May 2021.
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.