Croatia Croatia

Prevention

Internation Conventions of prevention

Approved

Legal Instrument Ratification Implementation Transposition of the international intrument in the national legislation
LC 1972
AFS 2001
SOLAS 74 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Law on safety protection of merchant ships and international ports, Ordinance to carrying out control inspections of shipping, Ordinance of handling dangerous goods, Ordinance on wach-keeping requirements, Ordinance of minimum safe numbers of crew members, Rules for statutary certification
SOLAS Protocol 78 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
SOLAS Protocol 88 31/01/1991  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
Load Line 1966 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
Load Line Protocol 1988 31/01/2000  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
TONNAGE 69 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
COLREG 72 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Ordinance of collision regulation
STCW 78 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Ordinance on vocation and certificates of competencies for seafarers , Ordinance on wach-keeping requirements
UNCLOS 05/04/1995  
Maritime Code, Ordinance for protection of marine environment in protected economic-fishing zone
BMW 2004
MARPOL Annex I & Annex II 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Law of gradual phasing-out of single hull oil tankers, Law of the maritime demesne and seaports, Ordinance to carrying out control inspections of shipping, Rules for statutary certification, Ordinance on the maintaining order in ports and other parts of internal and teritorials waters
MARPOL Annex III 01/07/1992  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
MARPOL Annex IV 08/10/2010  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
MARPOL Annex V 08/10/1991  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification
MARPOL Annex VI 04/05/2005  
Maritime Code, Rules for statutary certification

Unapproved

Legal Instrument Implementation Transposition of the international intrument in the national legislation
LC Protocol 1996

Sanctions for violations

The Administration has the necessary national laws in force to ensure the provision of sanctions of adequate severity to discourage violation of international instruments to which the State is a Party
If yes, how are violations followed up and what are the sanctions (for example, type of fines) imposed? Inspection procedure is described in Ordinance for carrying out inspection, after inspection if there is a violation of the maritime legislation inspector must or should issued (depending of the case) penalty, offence order or initiation of the offence procedure, to council for offences in concerned Harbor master office. Sanction regulations are prescribed in Maritime Law, Law on the gradual phasing-out of single hull oil tankers, Law on safety protection of merchant ships and international ports in the last part – Offences.

Ship inspections

Periodic inspections of own ships
The Administration has the necessary national laws in force to provide for ship inspections, and detaining, to ensure compliance with international maritime safety and pollution prevention standards, to which the State is a Party
If yes, how many number of ships are inspected annually and how many of these have resulted in detaining the ship? Number of inspected foreign ships in Croatian ports in last three year period is a follows: 2007 - 362 det. 20 2008 - 269 det. 35 2009- 273 det. 22
Number of ships detained by PSC in the last 3 years
Number of ships detained under the Med MoU 3
Number of ships detained under the Paris MoU
Number of ships detained under the Tokyo MoU
Number of ships detained under the USCG 4
Port State Control Inspections
Port State Control Inspections are carried out in your ports
If yes, how many PSC inspections are carried out annually? Approximately 370
Delegation of Authority to Recognised Organizations (ROs)
The Administration has the necessary national laws, including necessary Agreements, in force to delegate authority to ROs
What procedures are in place to monitor the work of the ROs? According Quality system we have procedure for monitoring RO in Statutory certification process for Croatian national ships
Provide list of ROs to whom delegation of authority is granted through such an Agreement. Based on national Law, Croatian Register of Shipping (CRS) is RO until Croatia will become a Member State of the European Union.

Casuality investigations

The Administration has the necessary national laws in force to carry out the required casualty investigations
Number of reported groundings in the last 3 years 2
Number of reported collisions in the last 3 years 0
Number of reported casualties resulting in pollution incidents in the last 3 years 0

MARPOL implementation

MARPOL Infringements
The Administration has the necessary national laws in force to ensure the provision of sanctions of adequate severity with respect to MARPOL infringements
If yes, how are infringements followed up and what are the sanctions imposed? Procedures for investigation under Marpol convention as carried out by PSC Officer, are followed as prescribed in Annex 2 of the Amendment PMOU. Violations of the Marpol requirements, if any, are prescribed in Law of the demesne and seaports, articles 116 and 114; maximum fine is app. 150.000 €, and 15.000€, respectively.
Port Reception Facilities
Port MARPOL Annex I MARPOL Annex II MARPOL Annex IV MARPOL Annex V MARPOL Annex VI
Dubrovnik
Korcula
Ploce
Rijeka
Sibenik
Split
Zadar
Surveillance of coastal waters
Surveillance of the waters under your jurisdiction is carried out
If yes, what are the methods and resources available to carry out such surveillance? The surveillance of waters is monitored by 17 AIS basic stations along the coast, for control of maritime traffic. Monitoring area is expanded to internal waters and territorial sea including protected fishing zone.

Resources

Organigramme
Number of Offices, non-technical, technical staff
Head Office (provide full address and contact details)
Number of other Offices (provide full address and contact details of all offices)
Number of non-technical staff
Number of technical Staff
Number of Inspectors (Flag State Surveyors and Port State Inspectors)
Number of flag State Casualty Investigators

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