In response to the escalating situation in Ukraine, DBS monitors the EU and Flag Administrations’ Maritime Updates as published. Below you may find the latest information received from EU and the Flag States.

Additional instructions/notices will be added as and when received by DBS and we shall maintain this page updated.

Owners / Managers / Operators are strongly advised to maintain contact with their Flag States in order to receive their instructions. DBS has also suspended its surveys and operations in Ukraine.

Maritime Updates & More:

Ship Security Level III in the EEZ of Ukraine and/or Russia within the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov
Cook Islands
MCI Circular 262/2022 SOLAS Security Level increase – ISPS Code for Cook Islands vessels in the Ukrainian EEZ/Black Sea/Azov Sea
European Parliament
European Parliament resolution of 1 March 2022 on the Russian aggression against Ukraine (2022/2564(RSP))
Geopolitical conflict – Ukraine, Black Sea, Sea of Azov
Level 3 Security Alert for ships due to Geopolitical Conflict – Ukraine, Black Sea, Sea of Azov
Ukrainian and Russian Waters in the Black Sea and Sea of Azov

Repatriation of Seafarers due to the situation in Ukraine

Paris MoU
Guidance on repatriation of seafarers due to situation in Ukraine
Sierra Leone
Raise of Security Level at EEZ of Ukraine and Russia within the Black Sea