Merchant Shipping Act
(CHAPTER 179, Section 116)
Merchant Shipping (Authorised Organisations) Regulations
Rg 18
G.N. No. S 351/2002

(31st January 2003)
[1st August 2002]
1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Merchant Shipping (Authorised Organisations) Regulations.
Authorised organisations
2.  The Director may appoint any organisation under section 5(1) of the Act and authorise such organisation to survey or inspect Singapore ships and to issue any certificate under Part V of the Act, subject to such terms and conditions as he considers fit.
Transitional provision
3.  A certificate issued by an authorised organisation under the revoked Merchant Shipping (Authorised Organisations) Regulations (Rg 18, 1997 Ed.) or the cancelled Notification relating to Approved Organisations for Surveying Ships (N 2) shall continue in force for such period specified in the certificate or until it is cancelled in accordance with the provisions of the Act, as if these Regulations had not been enacted.
[G.N. No. S 351/2002]