WORKING ON A PRIVATE YACHT?
The MLC 2006 does not apply to the vessel. This doesn’t stop the yacht implementing many of the standards, but as a seafarer you are not protected in the same way as on a commercial vessel.
IS YOUR YACHTS FLAG STATE ON THE MLC 2006 LIST?
A yachts flag state is like its passport. Not all countries agreed to take on board the MLC 2006. See if your yachts flag state is on the MLC 2006 list here. If your yachts flag is not on the list then have a read of the advice offered by the MCA MGN 476