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Procedural Requirements are adopted resolutions on matters of procedures to be followed by Members.

Procedural Requirements adopted shall be incorporated in the practices and procedures of the members within the periods agreed by the IACS General Policy Group.

The technical backgrounds (development histories) of Procedural Requirements since 2004 can be found by following this link.

A list of the IACS working groups responsible for each Procedural Requirement may be found here.

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PR 01 Annex

Annexes to PR1A, PR1B and PR1C
Rev.2 Oct 2013
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PR 01A

Procedure for Transfer of Class
Rev.5 Jan 2016
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PR 01A Contact Details

PR1A (Procedure for Transfer of Class) - POINT OF CONTACT DETAILS as at 10 Oct 2016
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PR 01B

Procedure for Adding, Maintaining or Withdrawing Double or Dual Class
Rev.2 July 2013
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PR 01C

Procedure for Suspension and Reinstatement or Withdrawal of Class in Case of Surveys, Conditions of Class or Recommendations Going Overdue
Rev.5 Jan 2016
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PR 01D

Procedure for Class Entry of Ships not subject to PR1A or PR1B (NEW Oct 2014)
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PR 02

Procedure for Failure Incident Reporting and Early Warning of Serious Failure Incidents - "Early Warning Scheme - EWS"
Del Jan 2017
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PR 02A

Procedure for Hull Failure Incident Reporting - July 2015
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PR 02B

Procedure for Early Warning of Serious Hull Failure Incidents - "Early Warning Scheme - EWS" - July 2015
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PR 03

Transparency of Classification and Statutory Information
Corr.1 Nov 2016
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PR 05

Definition of Exclusive Surveyor and Non-Exclusive Surveyor and Procedure for Employment and Control of Non-Exclusive Surveyors
Rev.0 July 2009
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PR 06

Procedure for Activity Monitoring of Surveyors, Plan Approval Staff and Auditors - Rev.3 Nov 2014
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PR 07

Procedure for the Training and Qualification of Survey and Plan Approval Staff
Rev.1 Nov 2012
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PR 08

Procedure for Responding to Port State Control
Rev.1 Dec 2010
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PR 09

Procedural Requirements for ISM Code Certification
Rev.2Sept 2012
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PR 10

Procedure for the Selection, Training, Qualification and Authorisation of Marine Management Systems Auditors
Rev.2 November 2014
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PR 10B

Procedure for the Selection, Training, Qualification and Authorisation of Maritime Labour Inspectors
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PR 11

IACS Procedure for Assigning Date of Build
Rev.1 November 2010
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PR 12

Procedure for Statutory Certification at Change of Class without Change of Flag
Rev.2 Jun 2016
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PR 14

Procedure for Reporting the List of Bulk Carriers Complying with UR?s S19, S22 and S23
Deleted July 2009
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