Contacts

Maritime Knowledge Centre (MKC)

Technical enquiries

The Maritime Knowledge Centre does not respond to technical enquiries.  All technical enquiries should be directed to the relevant national maritime Administration or to the flag Administration (National Contacts) which are the appropriate channels for dissemination of IMO technical information.   Implementation of IMO instruments is also the responsibility of national Administrations.   

You will find Contact Points on IMO's Global Integrated Shipping Information System (GISIS) http://gisis.entreprisesotremblay.com/Public/  (Registration is required) 

Our Address

Maritime Knowledge Centre
International Maritime Organization
4 Albert Embankment 
London SE17SR
United Kingdom

Email: maritimeknowledgecentre@entreprisesotremblay.com

Opening Hours

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Maritime Knowledge Centre (MKC) is closed to external visitors until further notice.

Scheduling an Appointment

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Maritime Knowledge Centre (MKC) is closed to external visitors until further notice. 

Access to the IMO Secretariat 

Security formalities are in place to enter the IMO Secretariat.   Please be prepared by having valid identification document with you such as a passport, identity card or driving license. Students and researchers should provide a valid student card or a letter of recommendation from their university or institute.

For additional information about contacting or accessing IMO, please see the Contact Us section
of the IMO web site.