Department of Transport
Published at 24 July 2019
Last updated 24 July 2019
Employers of seafarers and the operators/owners of commercial vessels have a legal obligation to ensure that their vessels are adequately manned by qualified seafarers.
A minimum safe manning document issued to a vessel this will specify the minimum numbers and grades of certificated seafarers required to be onboard to ensure the vessel is safely manned.
The application form below must be completed and sent to the address at the bottom of this page.
Application form for a safe manning document
Application form to ensure the minimum numbers and grades of certificated seafarers required to be onboard a vessel to ensure the vessel is safely manned.
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