A new checklist GMP+ B4.3 Short sea with additional requirements will be implemented on April 16, 2018. In accordance with article 11.1 of the GMP+ A1 General Regulation, the new checklist GMP+ B4.3 Short sea shipping and inland waterway transport and additional requirements will be implemented on April 16, 2018 by means of executive decree.
This executive decree will be valid until publication of the new C-documents on the website of GMP+ International.
As of April 16, 2018, Certification Bodies shall use the new Checklist GMP+ B4.3 Short sea shipping and inland waterway transport with additional requirements.
The checklist contains descriptions of ‘Not Conform’. These are the so-called ‘knock out’ criteria. When an inspector observes such a ‘Not Conform’, a GMP+ certificate cannot be issued.
The following new assessment requirements are applicable:
The current checklist will no longer be used after April 16, 2018