MARPOL VI/14 MEPC.305(73)
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March 1, 2020
Ship Type: All ships
Prohibition of Carriage of Non-Compliant Fuel Oil
Resolution MEPC.305(73) amends regulation 14 of MARPOL Annex VI and the form of the Supplement to the IAPP Certificate to prohibit the carriage of non-compliant fuel oil for combustion purposes for propulsion or operation on board a ship. The carriage prohibition does not apply to ships employing an alternative arrangement (e.g., exhaust gas cleaning system) approved under regulation 4.1 of MARPOL Annex VI which is annotated in the Supplement to International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate.