Please note that for cruise ships, there is always an exception for crew change. For one reason or another, they are not allowed to leave current workers and take on new workers. It`s at least in Hong Kong and Singapore. Sorry.sir all this about seafarers bit a lot of restriction for the crew, how it is possible to change the crew directly to the ship to take into account at fligth pls that the singapore crew will change them, it should be easy to take the flight, because now a one day flight is not the same day April 30: Based on the details of the circular issued by MPA, crew changes can be made. 22. May: MPA Singapore announced that it is easing crew restrictions on crews of their own nationality, who have been repatriated by air, subject to a 14-day quarantine on arrival, just as crews of their own nationality can be signed and signed on the ship in strict compliance with health guidelines. Hello. Is Crew change really allowed in Argentina? Because some say that Argentina still does not allow to change crew. Thank you very much on May 5th: no, it is only in exceptional cases that foreigners are allowed to change crew and that the crew must take a flight on the same day as the descent. This week, BIMCO also announced that it will help ICS gather information on the ability to perform crew changes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A.- With regard to residents who change crews, with the exception of age limits, they are under 60 years of age, or what is described as patients at risk, that is, with heart, lung, diabetic diseases, etc. Shipowners or masters are requested to anonymously complete the successful and unsuccessful crew change declaration form. In accordance with the requirements of the STCW, the Bahamas has signed agreements with some STCW parties on the recognition of seafarer training, the list of countries is recommended in BMA Bulletin No. 121 crew change for foreign crew members due to the suspension of international flights. They can be carried out only after special authorization / confirmation of the Russian hygiene authorities in urgent situations such as the illness of the crew member, the death of the family. A crew member can unsubscribe and stay in Russia until flights resume, but the living expenses are the responsibility of someone (local authorities require insurance before allowing such reception). . .