Information notices are recommendatory documents issued by the Administration to publicize important safety, security, environmental and other regulatory information which may be of interest to stakeholders.
Information Notices are numbered sequentially by year with subsequent revisions being identified by a revision number. It should be noted that specific Information Notice numbers may be reserved for future use and may not be published in numerical order.
Information Notices are available at the links below.
This Information Notice explains the Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping (ADOMS) Enhanced Monitoring Scheme, through a process of special inspections and other measures, for some ships and/or companies, which have been identified as...
Information Notice 2024-001 International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Security Level Notification (Threats to commercial shipping in the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden)
This Information Notice provides guidance to Antigua and Barbuda ships operating in, or transiting through, the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden
Information Notice 2023-001 International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Security Level Notification (Conflict in the Middle East – Israel and Hamas)
This Information Notice provides guidance to Antigua and Barbuda ships operating in or transiting through the coastal waters of Israel and the Gaza Strip.
This Information Notice provides information on the outcome of MEPC meetings and new regulatory requirements.
This Information Notice provides guidance in respect of the intentions, planning, expectations, and requirements of the Administration in respect of the Implementation of the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments...
This Information Notice provides some advice on the schedule of upcoming CICs and the subject areas that Port State Control Officers are likely to pursue, both as a direct result of the CIC and looking at related areas. It will be updated as more information is...
This Information Notice announces the adjustment of fees for safety inspection services carried out by ADOMS IID on or after 1 January 2023
This Information Notice provides information on how the requirement under the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 to provide a record of employment to facilitate the acquisition of further work or to satisfy the sea-service requirement for upgrading or promotion, is...
Information Notice 2022-001 International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Security Level Notification (Ukraine and Russian Federation)
This Information Notice draws attention to the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Security Level Notification (Ukraine and Russian Federation).
This Information Notice provides guidance on the authorization of service providers, to work on lifeboats, rigid rescue boats, launching appliances and on-load release gear on board Antigua & Barbuda ships.