MIN 590 (M+F) Amendment 2 United Kingdom conformity assessment procedures for marine equipment - United Kingdom's Withdrawal from the European Union

This Information Note explains the United Kingdom’s procedures for conformity assessment and acceptance of marine equipment for UK ships in the event that the UK Withdraws from the European Union without a deal on exit day (31 October 2019).

This Amendment has been issued in light of the UK Government bringing forward Regulations to re-define ‘exit day’ in the Withdrawal Act 2018. This changes exit day from the 12 April to 31 October 2019 in a ‘no-deal’ scenario and therefore defers the entry into force of the UK’s conformity assessment procedures to 31 October 2019.

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Source: MCA.