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International Fora

REPRESENTATION IN INTERNATIONAL FORA

India is a member of the International Hydrographic Organisation (IHO) since 1955. The Naval Hydrographic Department is continuously represented in the various IHO committees like Hydrographic Services and Standards Committee (HSSC), Capacity Building Sub-Committee (CBSC), Advisory Board on the Law of the Sea (ABLOS), General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans – Guiding Committee (GGC) and World Wide Navigational Warning Services Sub-Committee (WWNWS).India is also a member of few Working Groups(WG) i.e. S-100(WG), Nautical Information Provision Working Group (NIPWG), ENC standards Maintenance Working Group (ENCWG), Tides, Water Level and Currents Working Group (TWCWG), Chart Standardisation and Paper Chart Working Group (CSPCWG) and Worldwide ENC Database Working Group (WENDWG).

 

CAUTIONARY NOTE:-

Be vigilant for counterfeit/ photocopied Chart. Navigational Charts produced after 31 Oct 2014 carry NHO crest as watermark on the reverse with backslip. Chart Agent's stamp is mandatory on all Charts.

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National Hydrographic Office
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Dehradun - 248001, India
+91-135-2748373
Joint Director of Hydrography
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