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Merchant Shipping (Safety and Load Line Conventions) Act 1932

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Form of Safety Certificate for Passenger Ships

Safety Certificate (Official Seal.) ___________________________________________________ (Country.) for an/a short international voyage. Issued under the provisions of the International Convention for Safety of Life at Sea, 1929

Name of Ship.Distinctive Number or Letters.Port of Registry.Gross Tonnage.

The ______________________________________________________(Name) Government certifies I, the undersigned, ____________________________________(Name) certify I. That the above-mentioned ship has been duly surveyed in accordance with the provisions of the International Convention referred to above. II. That the survey showed that the ship complied with the requirements of the said Convention as regards—

(1) the hull, main and auxiliary boilers and machinery;

(2) the watertight subdivision arrangements and details;

(3) the following subdivision loadlines :—

Subdivision loadlines assigned and marked on the ship's side at amidships (Convention Article 5).Freeboard.To apply when the spaces in which passengers are carried include the following alternative spaces.
C.1
C.2
C.3

(4) the boats, life-rafts and life-saving appliances which provide for a total number (crew and passengers) of _________________________________ persons, and no more, viz.:—

_________________________ boats capable of accommodating ________________ persons. __________________________life-rafts capable of accommodating ______________ persons. _____________buoyant apparatus capable of supporting _____________ persons. _____________life-buoys. _____________life-jackets. _____________certificated lifeboatmen. (5) the radiotelegraph installations :—

Requirements of the said Convention.Actual provision.
Hours of watch
Whether approved auto-alarm fitted
Whether separate emergency installation fitted
Minimum number of operators -Additional operators or watchers
Whether direction-finding apparatus fitted

III. That in all other respects the ship complies with the requirements of the said Convention, so far as those requirements apply thereto. This certificate is issued under the authority of the Government. It will remain in force until Issued at _____________ the _____________ day of _____________ Here follows the seal or signature of the authority entitled to issue this certificate. ____________________________________________________ (Seal.) If signed, the following paragraph is to be added :—

The undersigned declares that he is duly authorised by the said Government to issue this certificate. ____________________________________________________ (Signature.)

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