- After July 2010 mandatory
- 12 months , 3 months can be extended.
- Tool to monitor how SMS is maintained onboard.
- Helps to check whether company safety and enviroment policy is continously compliance with requirement of this code , changes in SMS system.
- Helps to do external audit survey.
- Company DOC validation.
- Done by classification society.
- 5 years or 2-3 years
- Provide DOC and SMC after this audit.
- Will cehck internal audit details