Arctic Shipping Best Practice Information Forum Documents

Arctic Shipping Best Practice Information Forum Documents

The purpose of the Arctic Shipping Best Practice Information Forum is to support effective implementation of the Polar Code by making publicly available on a dedicated web portal, information relevant to all those involved in safe and environmentally sound Arctic shipping, including vessels owners/operators, regulators, classification societies, marine insurers, and indigenous and local communities.

The Forum's web-portal is available at


Forum Terms of Reference

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Forum Criteria for Selecting Hyperlink Factors

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Forum Methods of Operation

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Forum 1st Meeting Summary Report

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Forum 2nd Meeting Summary Report

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Forum 3rd Meeting Summary Report

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3rd Forum Meeting Summary Report.pdf

Forum 4th Meeting Summary Report

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4th Forum Meeting Summary Report.pdf