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29 August 2017

ADMIRALTY Guide to ECDIS Audits and Inspections

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Produced by maritime experts at the United​ Kingdom Hydrographic Office​, the ADMIRALTY Guide to Audits and Inspections​ identifies key issues which may be examined during any third-party inspection or audit of on-board ECDIS. This includes a checklist based on the IMO ECDIS carriage requirement and Performance Standards, as well as explanatory notes that can help shipping companies to prepare for and pass ECDIS audits.

Download the Guide to ECDIS audits and Inspections ​​​

The guide also includes references to some IMO documents and other ADMIRALTY publications which can be used to support compliance including:

> ​NP232 ADMIRALTY Guide to ECDIS Implementation, Policy and Procedures​

NP231 ADMIRALTY Guide to the Practical Use of ENCs​

> NP5012 ADMIRALTY Guide to ENC Symbols used in ECDIS​

> NP133C ADMIRALTY ENC Maintenance Record

> ADMIRALTY Vector Chart Service (AVCS) user guide

​If you would like further information on preparing for ECDIS audits, our 'Living with ECDIS Seminars' are also designed to provide guidance on the latest issues relating to digital navigation and  help you ensure your fleet can remain compliant whilst getting the most from their ECDIS.

Find out more about the Living with ECDIS Seminars >​​​​​