A guide to superyacht law
Keeping up with rules, laws, and regulations within the superyacht industry is a tricky task. There are endless intricacies to marine laws regarding the operation of vessels, crew rights and working conditions, visas, ownership – the list goes on.
Yachting Pages looks into superyacht law and the applicable legal requirements for yacht crew working within the superyacht industry, including visas and the MLC.
We take a look at essential legal information for yacht crew and other marine professionals to be fully up-to-speed on, such as qualifications, security training, MLC, commercial vs. private yachts, and visas. Have a read to get a great overview of essential laws and rules to be aware of for working in the superyacht industry.
Here, we dive into the Maritime Labour Convention – a consolidation of over 65 intermational maritime standards and practices related to seafarers. Read about what it is, how it affects you, and what the aim of the convention is.