On this page, you can find all relevant documentation and manuals.

BICS Manuals

Entering and reporting a voyageTBA0.0 MB
Reporting procedure for Electronic Reporting ObligationTBA0.0 MB
Signal entry for tankers (non-degassed cargo)TBA0.0 MB
Reporting container loadsTBA0.0 MB
Reporting special transportsTBA0.0 MB
Automatic ETA reporting at Terneuzen lockLink 
Importing hull data from outdated versions of BICSLink 


Explanation of the BICS account application procedureLink 
Welcome letter (example)TBA0.0 MB
Minimum system requirements for BICSLink 
BICS Release NotesLink 
Terms of use for Message Service accountsLink 
BICS Licence AgreementLink 
Ship type card (Dutch)PDF0.2 MB


Rhine Navigation Police Regulations (RPR)Link 
Inland Navigation Police Regulations (BPR)Link 
Electronic reporting obligation in FlandersLink 
Privacy regulations for traffic registration systems of RijkswaterstaatLink 
Regulation on communication and dimensions of national inland watersLink