Pollution Prevention Certificates - Australian Government


You will require these certificates if you are the operator of a regulated Australian vessel, domestic commercial vessel or a recreational vessel that has Australian nationality.

There are several kinds of pollution certificates:

  • EIAPP Certificate (Engine International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate). Each diesel engine installed on a vessel will require an EIAPP Certificate;
  • IAPP Certificate (International Air Pollution Prevention Certificate); and
  • IEE Certificate (International Energy Efficiency Certificate).

Please consult the contact officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • Fill out the necessary application;
  • Ensure your vessel is operating in accordance to the criteria prescribed by the regulations; and
  • Ensure that if any modification is made to your vessel that you have notified the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Pollution Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Act(s) name

Navigation Act 2012 AG

Regulation(s) name

Navigation Regulations 2013 AG

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Marine Environment Division

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Marine Environment Division

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Operating address: 82 Northbourne Avenue
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2181
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6279 5627
Fax: 02 6279 5056