Bahamas Merchant Shipping Act

Scope and Content

Correspondence and documentation in regards to shipping in the Bahamas. Includes:  

  • copy of Bahamian Merchant Shipping Act 1976;
  • information re: shipping in the Bahamas;
  • documentation of acquisition of radio licence for Bahamas;
  • copies of licences qualifying Ben Line crew to sail in the Bahamas with a ‘dangerous cargo endorsement for liquid chemicals’; marine document price list issued by Bahamas Registrar of Shipping;
  • list of documents to be held on board whilst sailing in the Bahamas;
  • blank ‘particulars of radio equipment’ forms;
  • copy of Bahamian merchant shipping (oil pollution) act 1976;
  • copy of Supplement Part II Official Gazette Bahamas, 1976.