The CCNR’s activities traditionally span four areas of regulation:
The CCNR’s regulations are constantly evolving:
- the CCNR studiously endeavours to continually adapt its regulations to reflect economic and technological developments;
- for many years the CCNR was the only international body charged with issuing regulations and requirements in connection with inland navigation. It now looks to bring its regulatory activity into line with that of other institutions such as the European Union, UN-ECE and other international river commissions.
The CCNR is also involved in drawing up other requirements, rules or regulations in connection with inland navigation or navigation on the Rhine: