Certificate of Safety Training - Australian Government


You will require this certificate if you are a seafarer on board a regulated Australian vessel.

A regulated Australian vessel is:

  • Registered or, required to be registered;
  • Not a recreational vessel;
  • Proceeding on an overseas voyage; or
  • An opt-in declaration is in force for the vessel.

Please note that the Agency has advised that this code is called up in Marine Orders - Part 70: Seafarer Certification.

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 certificate you must be:

  • At least 16 years of age; and
  • Medically fit and have satisfactorily completed an approved training course;

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.




Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Fees vary depending on individual circumstances. Please consult the Contact Officer for fee information.

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.


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