Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie
Sachgebiet S 43 - Schifffahrtsrecht, Internationale Haftungsübereinkommen, Querschnittsaufgaben
Bernhard-Nocht-Straße 78
20359 Hamburg

Bereich HNS

Nicole Patzelt
Phone: +49 40 3190-7431
Fax: +49 40 3190-5008
Mail: clc@bsh.de

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Hazardous substances (HNS)

Compulsory insurance regarding carriage of hazardous and noxious substances by sea

With the future implementation of the International Convention on Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea a related compulsory insurance of shipowners will be introduced. The entry into force date of this convention is not yet foreseeable.