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Apply for renew of Seafarer's license

About the service

This service allows the customer to renew licenses to practice a profession for all seafarers working on ship.

Service process

  • 1

    Fill form

  • 2

    Upload Attachments

  • 3

    Payment of fees

  • 4

    Transaction delivery

Required documents

  • Copy of seafarer certificates as applicable

  • A copy of the mandatory certificatesSeafarer medical fitness certificate

  • A copy of the passport (and residence if working in the territorial waters)

  • Seafarer ID

  • A copy of the navigation license

Expected time

One Working Day

Service fees

  • 200 AED - 300 AED

Fees Details

  • Fee for the following professions (navigation officer/doctor/radio operator/trainee cadet/seafarer/skipper license for a wooden commercial ship/maintenance technician/ tug master / electrician / pleasure boat skipper) 200 AED
  • Fee for the following professions (commercial ship master / chief officer / chief engineer / second engineer / dredger captain / maintenance engineer) 300 AED
  • Delay fee if the license is not renewed within 60 days from the date of its expiry, 50 AED for each month, with a maximum of 200 AED

Target audience

  • Government Entities
  • Business Sector

Service channels

  • Website: 24/7

User guide

Please check the user guide (PDF) for using the system in order to apply for the service.

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  • 5599

    Number of users

  • 70037

    Number of transactions

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  • Service Type:

    G2B , G2G

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