Mercantile Marine Act, 1955

Declaration of ownership on registry.

28.—A person shall not be entitled to be registered as owner of a ship or a share therein until he, or in the case of a body corporate the person authorised by section 83 of this Act to make declarations on behalf of the body corporate, has made and signed a declaration of ownership, referring to the ship as described in the certificate of the surveyor, and containing such particulars as the Minister may require.