The following have indicated their candidature for the IMO Council 2022-2023.
The election for Members of the IMO Council will be held during the IMO Assembly 32nd session, 6-15 December 2021.
(page updated as at 24 August 2021)
For Category (a) 10 States with the largest interest in providing international shipping services:
Republic of Korea
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
For Category (b) 10 States with the largest interest in international seaborne trade:
United Arab Emirates
For Category (c) 20 States not elected under (a) or (b) above, which have special interests in maritime transport or navigation and whose election to the Council will ensure the representation of all major geographic areas of the world:
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)
Total number of candidatures received:
Category (a): 10
Category (b): 11
Category (c): 27