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The Maritime Security Act

The Maritime Zones Act

The Resolution on Collisions and Drives

Click here for the decision on beacon adjustment

Regulations License Conditions Ferry Services 2009

Decision of 13 October 2008 adjusting the Pilotage Tariff levy

Port Authority Decree 1981

Suriname Coast Guard Institution Act

Admission to MARPOL

Amendment to the Sea Fisheries Decree

Accession of Suriname to SOLAS

Pilotage Regulations

Sea fishing law

Coastal fishing decision

Accession to STCW

Maritime Delimitation between Suriname and French Guiana

Basel Convention


International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), 1974.

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL).

International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW).

International Convention on Load Lines (LL), 1966

International Convention Relating to Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Oil Pollution Casualties (INTERVENTION, 1969)

Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic (FAL), 1965

Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter (LC), 1972 (and the 1996 London Protocol)

Convention on the International Maritime Organization 


Code of safety for caribbean cargo shipping

Code of safety for small commercial vessels