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Organisations and government departments - International

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Border Protection and Coast Guard

Canadian Coast Guard
Japan Coast Guard
Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
UK Coastguard
US Coast Guard Homeland Security
US Coast Guard Navigation Center
US Coast Guard Port State Control (PSC) Program
US Customs and Border Protection
World Customs Organisation


Admiralty: Maritime Products & Services (UK)
Danish Maritime Authority
EU Maritime Affairs
European Union Maritime Policy
Hong Kong Marine Department
Japanese Ministry of Transport
Transport Canada
UK Hydrographic Office
US Citizenship and Immigration Service
US Department of Agriculture
US Federal Maritime Commission
US MARAD Maritime Administration


American Steamship Owners Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association, Inc (American Club)
Assuranceforeningen Gard (Gjensidig)
Assuranceforeningen Skuld (Gjensidig)
Bureau Veritas
Britannia Steamship Insurance Association
Central Union of Marine Underwriters Norway
Federation of National Association of Ship Brokers and Agents (FONASBA)
Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
The Japan Ship Owners' Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association

Intelligence (Data)

Clarksons' Shipping Intelligence Network
IHS Markit
Lloyd’s List Intelligence
Lloyd’s List Maritime Intelligence Daily Briefing
Maritime Data
US National Data Buoy Centre

Maritime Associations

China Shipowners' Association
Hong Kong Shipowners Association
Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers and Agents (FONASBA)
International Association of Class Societies
International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO)
International Association of Independent Taker Owners (INTERTANKO)
International Association of Lighthouse Authorities
International Association of Ports and Harbors
International Cargo Handling Coordination Association
International Ship Managers Association (ISMA)
International Ship Suppliers Association (ISSA)
Japan Shipowners' Association
Norwegian Shipowners' Association
Pacific Maritime Association
Passenger Vessel Association
PIANC World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure

Oceans and seas

Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS)
International Council for the Exploration of the Sea
International Fisheries Organizations
International Seabed Authority
International Whaling Commission
United Nations FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Department
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Safety and environmental protection

Canadian National Search and Rescue Secretariat
Chemical Distribution Institute
China Maritime Safety Administration
EU Maritime Transport / Maritime Safety
Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
Hazardous Materials Advisory Council
IMB Piracy Reporting Centre
International Committee on Seafarers' Welfare
International Code for the Safe Operation of Ships and for Pollution Prevention
International Oil Pollution Compensation (IOPC) Fund
International Salvage Union
International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Limited
ISM Code and Guidelines on implementation
Lifeboat Services Around the World
Marine Accident Investigators International Forum
Marine Spill Response Corporation
Maritime Safety Authority of New Zealand
Mediterranean Memorandum of Understanding
National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service
National Transportation Safety Board
Paris MOU
Petroleum Association of Japan Oil Spill Response Programme
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Tokyo MOU
UK Coastguard Safety Information
UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch
UK Meteorological Office - Marine Forecast
US Coast Guard Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS)
US Coast Guard National Pollution Funds Centre
US Coast Guard STCW site
US Environmental Protection Agency
Vessel Operators Hazardous Materials Association


Honourable Company of Master Mariners
Merchant Navy
The Mission to Seafarers
The Nautical Institute
Shipmasters Guild
Shipmasters Network

Ship Registry

DNV Register of Vessels
Hong Kong Shipping Register
Korean Register of Shipping
Liberian International Ship Registry
Lloyd's Register Class Direct
Lloyd's Register of Shipping
Panamanian Register
Polish Register of Shipping
Registro Italiano Navale
Transport Canada Ship Registry
UK Ship Registry (MCA)