Agency Appointment Agreement

Overview

The agency appointment agreement provides a set of standard provisions for appointing an agent for a one-off port call. The agreement is concluded between the agent and a shipowner, ship operator, charterer or manager, and it sets out the services to be performed and the remuneration to be paid. This contract was published 9 January 2017 and is the latest edition.

Copyright in the Agency Appointment Agreement is held by FONASBA. The publishers are BIMCO and FONASBA.

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Agency Appointment Agreement webinar

Hosted by BIMCO's  Pernille Kærvad Jacobsen, Manager, Contracts & Clauses and featuring a panel of members involved in the development of the new form, the webinar introduced the new agency appointment agreement, and explained the reasons for developing the agreement and responded to participants’ questions about the form.

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