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MCA - Maritime and Coastguard Agency / Ensign

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About

The UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency developed the Large Commercial Yacht Code and it’s Large Yacht Unit, Ensign, will survey any vessel for which the Code is relevant. Ensign also provide consultation and plan approval services to owners, builders and designers ensuring the highest safety standards throughout the yachting industry.

Contact

Address:

Ensign, MCA
PO Box 218
St George's Avenue
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 9EY

Contacts:

Name:Amanda Marshall
Tel:+44 (0)2038172758
Email:amanda.marshall@mcga.gov.uk
Website:www.gov.uk/mca

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MCA dyslexia policy updated

In line with the latest guidance, the MCA gives extra time to examination candidates with dyslexia…

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MCA announces new certificates for seafarers

The change comes as part of the UK flag state’s wider commitment to modernise its services to seafarers…

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SuperyachtNews COVID-19 Advisory – MCA issues certification guidance

The MCA’s COVID-19 contingency plan provides exemptions for those renewing or updating STCW training…

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Regulating mental health

How is the superyacht industry paying more attention to the health and wellbeing of seafarers?

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Pregnancy on board superyachts

What are the realities for female crew when they become pregnant while working on a superyacht?

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A ticking time bomb: the solutions?

Managers and flag states illustrate how they would manage continual non-compliance of working hours…

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MCA and RYA discuss new pathway to OOW

The new route to OOW certification, via the RYA Yachtmaster Coastal CoC, was presented at MYS last week…

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MCA seeks feedback on new route to OOW CoC

The route would offer crew working on yachts over 24m a more practical way of obtaining the required sea time…

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