MERCHANT MARINE CIRCULAR MMC-275
|MERCHANT MARINE CIRCULAR MMC-275
The purpose of this circular is to inform users of the Panama Maritime Authority about the new regulation applicable to the food and catering services in accordance to Rule 3.2 of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC,2006).
Every ship shall provide free of charge to seafarers during their period on board or contract period, drinking water and food supplies suitable in respect of quality, variety, nutritional value and quantity, adequately covering the needs of seafarers and taking into account their different cultural and religious origins, as well as the duration and nature of the voyage.
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