You will be required to comply with this code if you operate a fishing vessel in order to communicate from a fishing vessel.
The operator of a fishing vessel must have an up-to-date copy on board and accessible at all times.
The International Code of Signals is intended for communications between ships, aircraft and authorities ashore during situations related to the safety of navigation and persons; it is especially useful when language difficulties arise. The code is suitable for transmission by all means of communication, including radiotelephony and radiotelegraphy.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.