Port State

As a Port State, the inspection and certification of vessels are done through the inspectorate sections, namely Port State Control (PSC), Facilitation, and Small Water Crafts (SWC). Port State Control (PSC) conducts safety inspections on all foreign vessels above 500 gross tons in accordance with IMO Regulation 19 on Port State Control while Small Water Craft inspects, registers, and certifies all commercial fishing vessels on the territorial waters of the Republic of Liberia. Facilitation conducts routine inspections to help expedite the processing time of all vessels calling on ports in Liberia and it inspects shipping agencies registering with the Liberia Maritime Authority.

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