Ship Safety Certificate - Australian Government

Description

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 safety certificates:

  • Passenger ship safety certificate;
  • Passenger ship short voyage safety certificate;
  • Cargo ship safety construction certificate;
  • Cargo ship safety equipment certificate;
  • Cargo ship safety radio certificate;
  • Cargo ship safety certificate;
  • Exemption certificate;
  • Non-SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) certificate;
  • Certificate of survey for a passenger ship;
  • Certificate of survey for a cargo ship; and
  • Certificate of survey for a fishing vessel.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this certificate you must:

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

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Fees

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.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Ship Safety Certificate - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Navigation Act 2012 AG

Regulation(s) name

Navigation Regulations 2013 AG

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Navigation Safety and International Division

Contact details

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

Enquiries

Navigation Safety and International Division

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Operating address: 82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2181
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Phone: 02 6279 5664
Fax: 02 6279 5966