You will require this document if you are the master of a Regulated Australian Vessel.
Minimum safe manning refers to the minimum amount of seafarers required on board to allow a vessel to travel safely from one port to another.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for a MSMD you must:
- Be the master of a Registered Australian Vessel; or
- Be the master of a Foreign vessel.
Please note that the requirements for MSMDs for foreign vessels should be discussed with the Agency.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Please lodge your application by email directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
Ship Safety Division
Navigation Act 2012 (Australian Government)
Navigation Regulations 2013 (Australian Government)
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