NL 243/20 | Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) - PHRS Upgraded Authorizations

Νοε 18, 2020

Refers to: Ship Owners / Managers/ Operators, PHRS Surveyors / Representatives     

Action Date: 31 December 2020


According to the EU’s Regulation (EU) 1257/2013 on Ship Recycling Regulation (SRR), by 31 December 2020, any ship on or over 500 GT, of any flag, calling at an EU port or anchorage, will need to have onboard:

  1. An ‘Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM)’ (IHM Part-I) compliant with the above-mentioned standards; and
  2. A Statement of Compliance (SoC) issued on behalf of the flag State of the ship.

The purpose of subject newsletter is to inform all interested parties that PHOENIX REGISTER OF SHIPPING S.A. has been authorized by the Flag Administrations for which acts as Recognized Organization (RO), such as Panama, Comoros, Palau, Sierra Leone, St. Kitts and Nevis, Belize, Cook Islands, Honduras, etc. among others, to conduct the required tasks:

  • IHM Part 1verification, and
  • issue the relevant Statement of Compliance (SoC) one behalf of the Flag Administration of the ship


Do not hesitate to contact us for more information you may need on the above.



November 18th, 2020 - PHRS Head Office