- The Marshall Islands Administration vide Marine Safety Advisory No. 07-20 (copy attached) has informed that with effect from 24 February 2020, the Declaration of Maritime Labour Compliance Part I (DMLC Part I) will be issued in electronic format only. An original hard copy will no longer be provided.
- Each electronic DMLC Part I will include a Unique Tracking Number (UTN) located in the lower left corner of the document and can be verified via the Administrator’s Vessel Document Verification page, using the UTN.
- A valid DMLC Part I issued before 24 February 2020 may still be maintained in original hard copy form aboard
the vessel and does not need to be re-issued in electronic form.
- Ship owners/ operators and masters of Marshall Islands flagged ships 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.