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Cyprus (105,001) > Seafarers - Conditions of work: articles of agreement, wages, hours of work and paid leave (230)

Name: Law No. 79(I) of 2003 implementing Directives 1999/63/EC, 1999/95/EC, 93/104/EC and 2000/34/EC concerning merchant shipping (organisation of working time of seafarers).
Country: Cyprus
Subject(s): Seafarers - Conditions of work: articles of agreement, wages, hours of work and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-07-18
Entry into force:
Published on: Episimi Ephimerida tis Dimokratias, 2003-07-18, No. 3738, pp. 303-333
ISN: CYP-2003-L-72959
Bibliography: Episimi Ephimerida tis Dimokratias, 2003-07-18, No. 3738, pp. 303-333
Abstract/Citation: Provides for adequate manning of ships flying the Cypriot flag and ships sailing into Cypriot ports. Regulates the working and resting time of seafarers on board merchant and fishing vessels. Requires adequate medical attendance of seafarers and the implementation of health and safety precautions. Makes provision for the inspection of ships and introduces enforcement measures providing for penalties against ships violating the provisions of the Law.
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