Mutual Recognition (MR) Workshop

Mon, 28 September 2015

The University of Strathclyde have complete a study commissioned by the EU RO MR Group to implement Article 10.1 of Regulation (EC) 391/2009 based on a feasible interpretation, which satisfies all stakeholders but does not compromise safety.


The EU RO MR Group has the following members:

American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Bureau Veritas (BV)

China Classification Society (CCS)

Croatian Register of Shipping (CRS)


Korean Register (KR)

Lloyd's Register Group Ltd (LR)

Nippon Kaiji Kyokai General Incorporated Foundation (NK or ClassNK)

Polski Rejestr Statkow S.A. (PRS)

RINA Services S.p.A. (RINA)

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS)


The study resulted in the following document being produced:

EU RO Framework Document for MR of Type Approval V4.0 1 July 2015.pdf

Additional information about Mutual Recognition can be found on the website:

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