The Sub-Agency Agreement was published by FONASBA (the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers and Agents) and approved by BIMCO in1998. It is a contract for the appointment by a general agent of a sub-agent on behalf of a liner principal.
The current edition of this contract is FONASBA Sub-Agency Agreement, issued in 1998.
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.
Copyright in the Agency Appointment Agreement is held by FONASBA. The publishers are BIMCO and FONASBA.
The Standard Liner and General Agency Agreement was published by FONASBA (the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers and Agents) and approved by BIMCO in 2001. It is a contract between the liner principal and its agent and governs, for example, the obligations of and payments to the agent.
11 April 2018
On 5 April 2018, BIMCO broadcasted a webinar to discuss the newly published BIMCO/FONASBA General Agency Agreement.
02 June 2016