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ID350E Facilitation Convention (FAL), 2017 Edition

This consolidated edition of the FAL Convention includes amendments adopted at the fortieth session of the FAL Committee.
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This consolidated edition of the FAL Convention includes amendments adopted at the fortieth session of the FAL Committee which enter into force on 1 January 2018.

 

These amendments introduce new definitions. Electronic exchange of information will be mandatory from 9 April 2019 with a transition period of no less than 12 month.

 

The text recommends the use of 'Single Window' systems and has been revised in a gender-neutral format.

 

Three additional documents have been introduces for ship's clearance:

  • Security-related information as required under SOLAS reg. XI-2/9.2.2,
  • Advance electronic cargo information for customs risk assessment purposes,
  • Advanced Notification Form for Waste Delivery to Port Reception Facilities

 

Additional guarantees have been included relatig to the shore leave of crew members.

 

IMO FAL forms have been revised.